Upward Bound Eligibility

Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • meet the low-income criteria as set by the U.S. Department of Education or be potential first-generation college graduates and
  • completed 8th grade but not 11th grade and
  • attend one of the following schools: Clovis, Texico, Dora, Floyd, Elida, Melrose or Portales and
  • demonstrate an academic or personal need.

Please contact the Upward Bound Office at 575.562-2452 if you have any questions regarding the eligibility criteria.