Upward Bound

Upward Bound is a federally-funded TRIO program designed to prepare and empower students to complete high school and pursue post-secondary education. College-bound students from Lynn Public Schools must have completed the 8th grade, be between the ages of 13 and 19, and have a need and desire for academic support in order to pursue a program of post secondary education. Students must either be from low income families or be potential first-generation college students.

Academic Support and Career Advising 

  • After-school tutoring Monday – Thursday
  • MCAS, SAT and ACT preparation
  • Academic counseling and workshops
  • Career exploration and career assessments

College and Financial Aid Advising 

  • College campus field trips
  • College admissions counseling
  • Assistance with applying for financial aid, scholarships, grants, and loans
  • Financial Literacy classes and workshops

Student Activities

A six-week Summer Academy including academic classes and a college residential experience & cultural, community service, health/fitness, and educational activities and workshops

Here is the link to the application: https://botform.compansol.com/Bot/NSCC

For more information, click Upward Bound Flyer