Who can join Upward Bound?
Upward Bound accepts eligible rising 9th graders each year. Based on federal guidelines, an eligible student meets all of the following:
- is a US citizen, permanent resident or has applied for residency
- attends East View, Georgetown, Granger or Jarrell High Schools
- comes from a family that meets income requirements and/or where neither parent holds a bachelor’s degree
- has a need for academic support in order to go to college
How do I apply for Upward Bound and when is the application deadline?
Complete this application, attach all required documents (see checklist on page 1) and drop off at 1015 Southwestern Blvd in Georgetown on the Southwestern University campus or mail to the UB office at P.O. Box 770, Georgetown, TX, 78627. Applications must be received by July 1st during the summer prior to the student’s 9th grade year.
Download UB Application