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Upward Bound Clear Lake


To provide first-generation college-bound students with academic readiness and resources necessary to access and graduate from a four-year college or university.  


Upward Bound Clear Lake (UBC) is a federally funded TRIO program serving students attending Clear Lake High School (CLHS), in Lake County, California.

Students Requirements

  • Enroll in Upward Bound elective class at CLHS
  • Participate in the program throughout four years of high school 
  • Attend a six-week summer programming at CLHS
  • Enroll in the following A-G college preparatory high school classes: English, 4 years; Mathematics, 3+ years; Science with Lab, 2+ years; Foreign Language, 2+ years; Social Science, 2 years; Visual and Performing Arts, 1 year; College Prep elective, 1 year 
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00