9th through 12th grade Students who are:
- citizens or permanent residents of the United States
- enrolled/or planning to attend Escondido HS or Orange Glen HS
- First-generation college bound (neither parents have not completed a four year college degree) OR Students whose family income meets below federal guidelines OR has a high risk for academic failure.
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Students possessing these characteristics:
- Academic discipline
- Sense of commitment
- Appreciation for cultural diversity
TRIO Upward Bound Program 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.