Eligibility & Cost

eligibility

  • U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or possess INS documentation of intent to become a permanent U.S. resident
  • Must have completed the 8th grade but not entered the 11th grade
  • Potential first generation college student (parent/guardian has not attained a four year degree)
  • Financial need as established by federal guidelines (defined by taxable income)
  • Demonstrate a need for academic support and a desire to succeed in high school and graduate from an institution of postsecondary education

Cost

There is NO cost to the participants of Upward Bound. Galveston College Upward Bound is 100% federally funded.

 

 

Updated 3/21/2013 - Content Author magarcia