TO THE TEACHER: Thank you for taking the time to recommend this student! The VUU Upward Bound Program is designed to assist students to prepare for and enroll in post-secondary studies. Students can have academic deficiencies when entering the program but should show potential or motivation for college preparation. Our services include tutoring, academic and career guidance, financial assistance for academic needs, a summer residential program, and more. Your recommendation is very important in the selection process. Please be as specific as you can, and feel free to include any information you fell would be of help to us in our selection process. You may either return this recommendation to the student or mail it directly to the Upward Bound Program.