What is Upward Bound?
Upward Bound is a pre-college academic program designed to help students develop the motivation skills that are required to graduate high school and successfully complete a college degree.
The goal of the Upward Bound Program at the University of South Alabama is to:
- Improve academic and test taking skills
- Promote personal growth and responsibility
- Provide experiences in diverse cultural and educational activities
- Assist students in making realistic career decisions
- Assist students in developing appropriate behavior patterns and survival skills