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How to Apply

To become an Upward Bound participant, interested students will participate in an exciting recruitment process which includes:
  • Completing the application packet that requires: two letters of recommendation, parent form, essay, transcript, and Star test scores
  • An individual interview
  • A parent/student interview
  • Successfully complete a probationary period of 1 year or as determined by the Associate Director
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TRiO Upward Bound is made possible by a federal grant provided by the U.S. Department of Education and in collaboration with California State University San Marcos, Escondido High School and Orange Glen High School. ALL PROGRAM SERVICES ARE FREE