Upward Bound is a college completion program serving students enrolled at East Aurora High School and West Aurora High School. We provide these high school students with the support, motivation and academic preparation they need to get to college.
Academic preparation for college
Academic and college preparatory workshops
College preparatory courses (credit and noncredit)
Tutoring and homework help sessions
6-week academic summer program on the Waubonsee Sugar Grove Campus (Optional)
Educational and career planning
College and career workshops
College visits, cultural enrichment activities and special events
College admissions and financial aid information
Preparation for ACT, SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, AP exams and ACCUPLACER
Individual assistance with college admissions applications
Individual assistance with scholarship and financial aid applications
How much does the program cost?
Waubonsee's Upward Bound Program is one of the federally funded TRIO programs, and all services are provided at no cost... which means the program is free!