Wayne State University

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Upward Bound

Student Learning & Engagement

Student Learning & Engagement

As an Upward Bounder, you will participate in the following:

  • Counseling and tutoring in college preparatory subjects: English, mathematics, science, ACT test preparation and foreign languages (French & Spanish)
  • Guidance and fee-subsidy through the entire college application process
  • Reading and study skills development until you perform at your grade level or above
  • Diagnostic testing to evaluate your achievement level and identify career interest areas
  • Pre- and post- counseling asessment at the beginning and end of the academic year after-school tutoring, and summer residential programs
  • Social-cultural activities to enrich your awareness of your world while you have a fun learning experience
  • Campus visits and college tours to acquaint you with different college environments so that you can choose one that’s right for you
  • Rewards for success such as recognition for outstanding achievers, scholarships, etc.

All of the above services are FREE!