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Upward Bound

Upward Bound is currently accepting applications from ninth and tenth-grade students who want to go to college. Watch this video to learn what Upward Bound is all about. You can pick up a paper application from Ms. Magnuson in the CCR Center, or apply online here.

Who qualifies? Students who come from families that meet federal low-income guidelines and/or families in which neither parent has a 4-year degree and who are motivated to do well in high school and go on to college are eligible.

What services does Upward Bound provide? 

  • ACT Preparation 
  • Financial Aid Events 
  • Career Visits 
  • Homework Help/Tutoring 
  • College Visits 
  • Summer Programs 
  • Saturday Academies 

More information and application can be found at the Upward Bound website.

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Upward Bound at Normandale Community College helps high school students prepare for higher education. Upward Bound members participate in a variety of activities ranging from tutoring to field trips to college visits, after school, on Saturdays and during the summer.

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