A Federal TRIO Program


There will be an informational meeting with staff members of the University of Kansas Upward Bound program Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 6:00PM in Marvin Auditorium 101B at the Topeka Shawnee County Public Library (1515 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS 66604).  This informational meeting will be a great opportunity for you to learn more about the program and the benefits of having your child participate.  Any questions you may have about the program will be addressed.  To get a “head-start” on the process, we highly encourage families to bring to this meeting a copy of your 2018 tax paperwork and a current copy of your student’s transcript. If you are interested in attending this meeting, please call the Upward Bound office at (785) 864-3452 to RSVP by Tuesday, October 29, 2019. You can also RSVP by clicking here.

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.