Galveston College TRiO – Upward Bound Recruiting Rising 9th and 9th & 10th Grade Students


Galveston College TRiO – Upward Bound
College Preparation Program
Recruiting Rising 9th and current 9th & 10th Grade Students

Galveston College TRiO – Upward Bound is a federally funded program designed to prepare Ball High School students for college throughout their time in high school.  Services that are provided include: mentoring; weekly tutoring; supplemental instruction; college admissions assistance; academic, career/personal advising; college/career exploration; academic, cultural/social enrichment field trips; financial aid and scholarship assistance. 

Eligibility requirements are:

  • Potential first generation college student
    (The parents have not earned a Bachelor’s Degree.)
  • Financial need as determined by the U.S. Department of Education
    (Students who qualify for free and reduced lunch would be eligible.)
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident or in the Legal Process of becoming a Permanent Resident
  • Demonstrate academic potential for college with a desire and a need for academic support

There is no cost to the participant! 
Don’t let the opportunity pass you by

For more information or to apply contact  409-944-1254.