Temporary Change to Upward Bound Services
During PCC's period of closed campus access, Upward Bound will continue to offer student appointments via Zoom, Group me and/or phone. Please contact us to schedule an apointment.
- Oronne: (626) 720-1295
- Gaby: (626) 821-2719
- Robert: (626) 831- 2720
Upward Bound is one of the four TRIO programs hosted at Pasadena City College. TRIO is a non-profit organization that strives to give students from disadvantaged backgrounds the opportunity to attend college. As a TRIO program, Upward Bound is a federally funded college prepatory program that motivates an supports high school students from first generation and low income backgrounds complete high school, graduate from college, and obtain a career in their chosen field.
How Can Upward Bound Help You
We want to help you earn a high school diploma and attend college. As an Upward Bound
participant you have the opportunity to participate benefit from the following no
- College visits and cultural field trips
- College application and financial aid assistance
- Tutoring and instruction in core subjects
- Study and life skills
- SAT and ACT exam preparation
- Six week Summer instruction which includes a residential componant
- Opportunity to meet new friends and experience new adventures
Ready to get started?
Review the eligibility requirements to find out if Upward Bound is a good fit for you!