Upward Bound Academic Year (Sept to June)
During the academic year, Upward Bound students are able to attend classes and tutoring, Mon-Thurs from 2:30 to 6:00pm and are required to complete 4.5 hours weekly which includes their 1.5 hour class. Classes are offered once a week and are taken by grade. Freshmen and Sophomores participate in MCAS prep classes, Juniors are enrolled in SAT prep/college exploration and Seniors take Senior Seminar which is focused on the college, financial aid and scholarship application process. UB Students have access to NSCC’s library, cafeteria, and reserved UB computer lab, main tutoring room and classrooms. Students are able to meet with a tutor one-on-one, participate in group study or work individually in the main tutoring room.