University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747

P: (508) 999-8713
F: (508) 999-8616

Director: Kristin Hagopian

Contact: Patricia Gregory
P: (508) 999-8713
F: (508) 999-8616

Upward Bound Program

Year Program Started: 1966

Max. Participants/Year: 80

Application Deadline: rolling admission

Program Timeframe: year-round

Academic Level Targeted: grades 9-12

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education

Program Attributes: for credit, non-credit, meals provided, housing provided, transportation provided, books/supplies provided, stipend provided, mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: matriculation at this school (targeted area high schools within the Greater New Bedford), class year (grades 9 and 10), disadvantaged status (low-income, first-generation college bound students)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: all college preparatory courses