TRiO | Upward Bound | Mathematics/Science
On the campus of Howard University since 1965, Howard University Upward Bound (HUB) is one of the originally funded pilot Upward Bound projects. HUB is a college preparatory program for high school students designed to develop the skills and motivation necessary for success at the collegiate level. The program serves 130 students annually.
- Improve the basic skills required to achieve educational goals;
- Assist students with the selection of college majors and careers;
- Improve the skills required for personal, social, and cultural development;
- Assist students with the educational planning required to achieve higher educational goals.
- Academic, personal, and career counseling;
- Student assessments to help determine interests, abilities, and academic skills;
- Instructional classes in English, mathematics, foreign language, science, and computer applications;
- Assistance with college admissions and financial aid applications;
- College tours;
- Cultural and recreational excursions.
- Be a U.S. citizen or resident alien;
- Be a low-income, first-generation college bound student;
- Attend one of the target junior or senior high schools;
- Be enrolled in the ninth or tenth grade;
- Need academic support.
Joseph B. Hill, Director
Joseph Warrick-Bell, Academic Coordinator
Sabrena Johnson, Counselor
Brenda L. Robin, Administrative Coordinator
Armour J. Blackburn Center, G-18