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Upward Bound

 

 

 Lurleen B. Wallace Community College
Upward Bound Program


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SERVICES

  • Instruction in math, laboratory science, composition, literature, and foreign language, reading, writing, study skills, and other subjects necessary for success in education beyond high school

  • Academic, financial, or personal counseling

  • Exposure to academic programs and cultural events

  • Tutorial services

  • Information on postsecondary opportunities

  • Assistance in completing college entrance and financial aid applications

  • Assistance in preparing for college entrance exams

  • Opportunities for work-study positions and scholarships

 

ELIGIBILITY

  • Is a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

  • Is a potential first generation college student (neither parent has a bachelor degree from a college or university).

  • Is a member of a family that meets low income guidelines established by the U. S. Government.

  • Is a student who has the potential to succeed in and has the need for academic support in order to pursue a program of education beyond high school.

  • Is a student who has completed the 8th grade but not yet entered the 11th grade and is at least 13 years old but not older than 19.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Attendance during the Academic Component (which consists of 18 Saturdays scheduled between the months of September and May) until graduation from high school.

  • Attendance during the six-week Summer Residential Component until graduation from high school.

 

All activities are provided FREE of cost if you are accepted in the program. Students also receive stipends for participation in the program.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

BRIDGES D. ANDERSON, DIRECTOR
PH. 334-881-2247 email: banderson@lbwcc.edu

AISHA WOOLRIDGE, COUNSELOR/CURRICULUM COORDINATOR
PH. 334-881-2244 email: awoolridge@lbwcc.edu

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

Lurleen B. Wallace Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges or SACSCOC to award the Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science degrees and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lurleen B. Wallace Community College.