Upward Bound Eligibility

Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be first generation (potentially the first child to graduate from college) and/or low-income (low-income as defined by the US Department of Education) or considered academically at-risk
  • Is a raising 9th grader or 11th grader at the time of admission
  • Must attend one of the following schools: Clovis High School or Portales High School
  • Demonstrate a desire to attend a post-secondary institution, show academic or personal need

Please contact the Upward Bound Office at 575.562.2452 if you have any questions regarding the eligibility criteria.