Wesleyan University
41 Lawn Avenue
Middletown, CT 06457

P: (860) 685-2970
F: (860) 685-3115

Director: Miguel Peralta

Contact: Miguel Peralta
P: (860) 685-2970
F: (860) 685-3115

Wesleyan University Upward Bound Math-Science

Year Program Started: 2000

Application Deadline: varies

Program Timeframe: year-round including summer component

Academic Level Targeted: grades K-5, grades 6-8, grades 9-12

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, internship/fellowship, counseling, mentoring, career/academic planning, STEM focus

Program Attributes: non-credit, meals provided, transportation provided, books/supplies provided, counseling provided, mentors/advisors provided, academic preparation

Program Acceptance Requirements: class year (grades 4-12), area of residence (Middletown, Meriden, and New Britain, Connecticut), disadvantaged status (low-income students), GPA/academic standing (college capable), potential first-generation college bound students

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: biology, bio (cellular), biotechnology, chemistry, education (health, science), education, physics, science (computer, mathematical), science (environmental health), science (social, behavioral), science (health), statistics/biometrics/biostatistics, humanities, and English