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Upward Bound Math and Science

  • Upward Bound Math and Science at IUP is a federally-funded TRIO college prep program that provides enriching educational experiences to Indiana County high school students. 

  • Saturday Academy

    October 21, 2017
    9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

    College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building, Room 411

    Join us for our first Upward Bound Math and Science Saturday Academy of the 2017-2018 school year! In the morning we will have tutoring and in the afternoon we will participate in 'Into the Streets' service projects around Indiana.

    To register, visit UBMS Saturday Academy online invitation.

  • Strengthening Students in Math, Science, and More

    UBMS is designed to strengthen the math and science skills of first-generation college bound students and/or low-income students. Scholars develop skills in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) and are encouraged to pursue and complete post-secondary degrees in these fields.

    An Upward Bound Math and Science Student in an Astronaut SuitFree Program Benefits:

    1. Individual and group study/tutoring sessions
    2. Academic and social counseling
    3. PSAT/SAT prep, college application help and FAFSA guidance
    4. College visits and field trips


    Remarkable Alumni

    Christina BrynerUBMS alumna Christina Bryner realized that a bachelor’s degree was within reach when she attended IUP’s UBMS program as a Blairsville High School student. She graduated with a degree from IUP in Accounting and Finance and currently works as an auditor in Pittsburgh.

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