Participants will attend one two-hour tutoring session a week, conducted
at their local high school. A Saturday Program is conducted once a
during the academic year.
In addition to academic DEGREES instructing and counseling, students
participate in cultural, educational, and recreational activities
which represent an important component of the Upward Bound Program.
Participants will also attend field trips to areas of interest and
to colleges and universities.
A six-week Summer Residency Session will be conducted after each academic
year. Students will reside in the West Hills College Coalinga residence
halls from Monday morning through Friday evening. Transportation to
and from the college will be provided to all Upward Bound participants.
There is no cost to the participating student or their families for
any aspect of the Upward Bound Program.