Upward Bound

Welcome to our program

What is Upward Bound?

Upward Bound is a free, year-round program which provides a variety of services and activities to assist high school students pursue their educational & career goals!

Once the student has been accepted into the program, we will work with them throughout the academic year & each summer! We will provide instructions, activities and services resulting in participants who will be academically, socially, financially and emotionally successful in college and beyond.

Want to join Upward Bound? Apply Today!

  • College & Career Exporlation
  • SAT, ACT, & PSAT Test Prep
  • Summer Exchange Program
  • Incoming Highschool Freshman - Junior
  • Low-Income
  • First-Generation College Students
  • Six Week Program
  • Dorm on the UH Hilo Campus
  • Class Credits for High school & College