Upward Bound



  • Provide tutoring, academic advising, college and career planning services to students at assigned high schools
  • Write reports on tutoring sessions
  • Help plan and implement special activities and projects assigned by the staff
  • Participate in the program's in-service training sessions and evaluations
  • Perform general office work and other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • One year of successful college experience.
  • Demonstrated competence, with a minimum 3.0 GPA in each subject area in which you will tutor (Mathematics, English/Language Arts, and/or Science)
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with high school students, co-workers, school personnel,university community and general public
  • Able to work either afternoons, evenings, and weekends

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Prior successful tutoring experience
  • Experience working with and supervising high school students
  • Personal experience in overcoming academic or economic barriers similar to those experienced by Upward Bound’s target population