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Become a Tutor or Mentor for Upward Bound

Upward Bound tutors and mentors have strong academic ability and an interest in helping participants develop subject-specific skills as well as confidence and other positive academic behaviors. They meet at least once each week with students, either remotely or in person. Tutors and mentors assist and encourage students in the learning process and foster a positive mindset. Please submit an application or contact Chris Vogel ( for more information.

Click Here to Apply to be a Tutor or Mentor!

Other Opportunities

Upward Bound also offers opportunities for those looking to fulfill practicum requirements or are looking for Internship opportunities. Click the following links for more information.

Practicum Description

Internship Description

Upward Bound Summer Positions 

Positions for the 2021 Summer Program have been filled, please check back in January 2022 if you have an interest in summer employment.

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