Apply to UBSC

Upward Bound Sonoma County (UBSC), Upward Bound North (UBN), Upward Bound Piner (UBP) and Upward Bound Math & Science (UBMS) primarily target 8th grade students; however, respective programs may accept other grade levels pending available space.

The application process includes completing a student application, submitting two recommendation forms, income verification, a school transcript, and participating in a student-parent interview.

Program application forms and brochures are available from SSU's Pre-Collegiate Programs office and here on our website. To learn more about Upward Bound Programs' recruitment process, including student eligibility, select the appropriate brochure or FAQ below.

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ExtendedThe application DEADLINE for Upward Bound Piner (UBP)  has been extended to Friday, May 26, 2023 (applications must be post-marked by the deadline date). The application process for all other programs is CLOSED. Students and parents seeking more information should contact Upward Bound Programs at 664-3273.

To apply to one of the Upward Bound programs above, please begin your application process by selecting English or Spanish

If you are unable to process your application via our webform, you can download all the forms listed on the Application Checklist below.