Thank you for your interest in the Upward Bound (UB) Program at Norco College. The Upward Bound Program prepares First-Generation College-Bound and/or low-income students for college and strengthens their academic and personal skills. Upward Bound students participate in academic coaching, college tours, career assessments, cultural events, tutorial sessions, and Saturday & Summer Academies. Best of all, the program is FREE of charge.
In order to be considered for the Upward Bound Program, please complete all sections in this online application. You only need to complete one Family Financial Information section.
• First Generation Status Form
• Family Financial Information-1040 taxes (if your parent/guardian files taxes)
• Family Financial Information (if your parent/guardian does not file taxes)
• Student Information
• Recommender Information
• Family Information
• Authorization for Release of Records
Once we receive your completed application, a staff member will verify your eligibility for participation in the program. If you qualify, you will be contacted for an interview. Both you and your parent(s)/legal guardian(s) must attend the interview in order to be considered for participation in Upward Bound.
If you have any questions after you have reviewed the attached information, please contact the Upward Bound director at (951) 218-7931 Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm, or via email UpwardBound@norcocollege.edu.
The Riverside Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies or practices:
District Compliance Officer, 3801 Market Street, Riverside, CA 92501, or (951) 222-8039
This program is 100% federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education and sponsored by Norco College.