A Federal TRIO Program
Zsashamica Slappy
Director, UB and UBMS-LT
Joseph R. Pearson Hall, Room 306
Marilynn Chavez
Assistant Director, UBMS-LT
JRP Hall
Mike Conley
Assistant Director, UB
(785) 864-3452
Jospeh R. Pearson Hall, Room 717
Bradlee Taisi
Academic Services Coordinator, UB and UBMS-LT
(785) 864-9793
Jospeh R. Pearson Hall, Room 717

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 UB and UBMS-LT is 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.


We will begin advising next week! We can’t wait to see all of you! #trioworks https://t.co/V3NZQyieND