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Join TRIO Upward Bound

Apply for Upward Bound

The information provided on Upward Bound applications will remain confidential! Missing documentation and/or incomplete applications will delay processing and student services.

Upward Bound is a federally funded program from the US Department of Education to encourage first-generation, limited-income students to further their education.

Included Services

  • college and career exploration
  • study skills
  • financial aid assistance
  • college campus tours
  • service learning
  • instruction/tutoring in academic subjects
  • academic advising
  • a six week residential summer program on the Boise State University campus
  • opportunity to earn cash stipends for participation

Upward Bound does not charge fees for services provided or for participation in the program.