CSB/SJU Upward Bound provides the following services:

  • Tutoring once a week at each target school during the academic year.
  • Cultural, social, and recreational activities during the academic year, Saturday Sessions, and the Summer Program.
  • Assistance with the college selection process, including college searches, tours, applications, entrance exams, and financial aid.
  • Help build academic skills used in high school and college success.
  • Preparation for the ACT and SAT.
  • Improvement of high school grades through weekly tutoring and monitoring process.
  • Personal, academic, and career counseling.
  • Opportunity to meet new people.
  • Leadership training.
  • Bi-monthly Saturday Sessions where students spend time participating in a variety of activities.
  • Six-week summer enrichment program at the College of Saint Benedict.