Upward Bound

Mailing Address: 2808 Central Ave. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 366-2525
NTEE Code: B- Education
Mission Statement:

Upward Bound is a college preparatory program that provides low-income and first-generation-to-college high school students in the Albuquerque area with the tools necessary to graduate high school, enroll in a post-secondary institution, and enjoy successful careers in math and science fields.

Primary Programs:

Upward Bound Program Services & Activities:

* Academic Advising

* Weekly tutoring at your school

* Motivational and informative guest speakers

* Career & college exploration

* College & University tours

* Financial aid assistance including scholarship information

* Research and FAFSA workshops

* Assistance with college applications

* College entrance exams assistance; ACT/SAT prep

* Individualized assistance with personal, social, familial and developmental concerns

* Cultural and educational field trips

* Six week summer residential program in Socorro; simulating a college experience

* Summer head start classes

* Weekly stipend

* A community of young, motivated learners!

Upward Bound Math And Science Program Services & Activities:

* Academic Support

* Tutoring

* Academic Workshops

* Standardized Test Preparation

* Cultural Events

* Hands-on Lab Experience

* College Visits

* Assistance with the college admissions and financial aid processes

* Summer Residential Program

* Educational and Recreational Saturday Sessions

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Bernalillo
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $250,000 - $499,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Accepts inquiries: Does not accept volunteer or board inquires
Nonprofit Status: Is fiscally sponsored by a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Types of Services Offered: Direct Services


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