Eastern Michigan University


Upward Bound
Eastern Michigan University
201 Boone Hall
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Phone: 734.487.0488
Fax: 734.487.5088 
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Applying to Upward Bound

*** Upward Bound is currently recruiting 8th, 9th and 10th graders!***

We recruit students in the eighth grade from Ypsilanti Community Middle Schools, and in the ninth and tenth grade from Ypsilanti Community High School. 

Online Application Now Available.

To be eligible for Upward Bound, students must Be in the 9th or 10th grade at Ypsilanti Community or Ypsilanti New Tech High Schools. Come from a home where the parent(s) income meets the income criteria defined by the U.S. Department of Education OR where the parent with whom the student lives has not completed a four-year college degree.  Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. Demonstrate academic potential and a desire to do their best in high school and attend college. Be a US citizen or have intentions to become a permanent resident.

















Download an application packet today! [PDF].

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