College Prep Guidance
SAT/PSAT/ACT Test Preparation Classes
Opportunities to tour colleges and universities in Oregon, Washington, and California.
Cultural and social enrichment activities
Assistance with college selection, admissions, and financial aid
Bus Transportation provided for selected events
College prep courses in Math, Science, Language, Composition, and Computer Literacy.
The opportunity to experience college life while living on OSU’s campus
Leadership and Team Building Skills development
Academic advising, mentoring, and tutoring.
Educational, social, and cultural enrichment activities
Community service projects.
Academic services provided by the program include classroom instructions and tutoring assistance in English, reading, mathematics, science, foreign language, social studies and elective classes.
Workshops, Conferences, Guest Speakers, Job shadowing and much more.
College Tours & Cultural Enrichment
Field trips are provided to increase students' awareness of their environment and college admissions requirements. College tours provide a context for higher education, exposure to majors, campus life and college selection.
Guidance & Counseling Services
These are provided to assist students in making educational and career decisions.
In order to receive the annual stipend, the participant must show evidence of satisfactory participation in program activities which include: regular attendance and improvement in academic performance.
Transportation to and from College Tours, special activities, and Cultural Enrichment activities is provided for participants by the Upward Bound Program.