Upward Bound @ ASU

The Upward Bound Program is a federally funded program designed to work with low-income, first-generation high school students who have the potential for success in college.

  • The Upward Bound Program is designed and funded to work with high school students who have the potential for success in college.
  • This program strives to unlock each student’s potential through academic skills development and extensive career and personal counseling.
  • The program consists of an academic year program and a summer residential program.

Procedures to Follow if You Are Interested in the Program:

1. Complete the Online Form

2. Complete an application packet (pdf) and and return it to your high school counselor or the Upward Bound Office at:

Richardson Hall, Box 18 Room 245, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO, 81102.

Phone number: (719) 589-7865.

Your application will not be considered until you complete all requirements of the application packet.

* Make sure to submit a copy of your parents’ income tax return or proof of income for the past year. *