A Federal TRIO Program


Good afternoon!

Due to potentially hazardous weather conditions, tonight’s informational meeting has been postponed until a later date. We will provide updated information as soon as it becomes available. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Applications to our program may be found on this site. We encourage you to download, complete, and return applications (along with supporting documentation, transcripts and tax information) to ub_ubms@ku.edu as soon as possible. Please free to contact us with any questions that you may have!

KU Upward Bound


Welcome to KU Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math-Science - LT!

KU Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math-Science - LT are federally funded college access programs that provide fundamental support to participants in their preparation for college entrance. Our programs provide opportunities for participants to succeed in their pre-college performance and ultimately in their higher education pursuits. Our goal is to increase the rate at which participants complete secondary education and enroll in and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education.

Tutoring Services

KU Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math-Science - LT are pleased to offer tutoring via Tutor.com. Tutoring is offered 24/7. Click here to enter our tutoring services. **Please note that only current UB and UBMS-LT students may use these services!** 

Stay Connected!

Follow KU UB and UBMS-LT on Twitter: @kuupwardbound

Follow us on Instagram:

  • UB - @kuupwardbound
  • UBMS-LT - @ubms.lt

To receive text messages from Upward Bound, text @kuu to 81010.