About Upward Bound

Adams State University Upward Bound Is a Federally Funded Program

  • The Upward Bound Program is designed and funded to work with high school students who have the potential for success in college.
  • This program strives to unlock each student's potential through academic skills development and extensive career and personal counseling.
  • The program consists of an academic year program and a summer residential program.

Frequently Asked Questions

Procedures to Follow if You Are Interested in the Program.

Print and complete all sections of the application packet linked at the right and return it to your high school counselor or:

The Upward Bound Office in Richardson Hall, Box 18 Room 245, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO, 81102. The phone number is (719)589-7865.

Your application will not be considered until you complete all requirements of the application packet.

* Make sure to submit a copy of your parents' income tax return or proof of income for the past year. *