Eligibility

Eligibility for Services

To be eligible for Upward Bound, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Low income level
  • Enrolled in a target High School (See list below)
  • In the 9th, 10th, or 11th grade upon application
  • Have at least a 2.5 grade point average
  • First-generation (parents did not graduate from a 4-year college/university)
  • Must show academic need
  • Must show motivation for success, as well as desire to enroll in a post-secondary institution
  • Must participate in 2 consecutive Academic and Summer Year Programs.
 
Cass Technical High School East English Village High School Osborn High School
Central Collegiate Academy Martin L. King High School Pershing High School
Denby High School Mumford High School Renaissance High School
        Detroit School of Arts Northwestern High School       

 

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 Target Schools

 
Cass Technical High School East English Village High School Osborn High School
Central Collegiate Academy Martin L. King High School Pershing High School
Denby High School Mumford High School Renaissance High School
       Detroit School of Arts Northwestern High School