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Upward Bound

What is Upward Bound?

Upward Bound is a federally funded program designed to assist students in improving their academic skills, successfully completing their high school education, enrolling in and graduating from post-secondary institutions. The Upward Bound program develops the academic and motivational potential of students in the 9th through 12th grades to prepare them for college success.The program is free to all participants.

Who Qualifies?

  • Entering the 9th - 11th grades in the Irving Public School System. 
  • Irving High School, Jack E Singley Academy, MacArthur High School, Nimitz High School.
  • Within income guidelines established by the federal government and/or a first-generation college student.
  • U.S. Citizenship or permanent resident.

Are you a North Lake College TRiO Upward Bound alumnus?

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