City of Seattle Upward Bound

Organization Details

Organization Description

Mission statementUpward Bound prepares underserved high school students for higher education by promoting academic achievement, goal setting, and career exploration. The program's goal is to give students the knowledge, skills and motivation necessary to earn a two- or four-year college or technical degree after high school.
Service(s) description• Tutoring and mentoring • Academic and personal counseling • College preparatory assistance • College campus visits • Career planning and exploration • Workshops to further their academic, personal, career goals • Opportunities for educational and cultural experiences to broaden horizons • Leadership development opportunities.
Program impactnot provided

Community programs are organized into categories known as Community School Elements. All community programs associated with City of Seattle Upward Bound are listed below and each program may be provided at 1 or more schools. You can use the 'Show Details' buttons to learn more about each program.

College and Career Readiness (1 program)

Programs that support preparing all students for college, career, and life, including supporting students through the college admission process, exposing them to careers through internships, and helping them to develop post-secondary plans.