Important Dates

Fall 2012

September 21 Senior Day and College Fair
September 24 Counselors return to target high schools for sessions with students
Month of October RIC/UB connects with former participants to update records.
October 5 RIC Homecoming Parade with UB students participating (meet at Upward Bound office at 5:00pm)
October 6 Saturday Academy Opening Session –
Breakfast (8:00am – 8:45am)
Classes (9:00am – 12:15pm)
NECAP Review Workshop (12:45pm)
October 13 Classes
Tutoring assignments begin
October 20 Classes
SAT Workshop #1
October 24 College Visit to Boston College (selected students invited)
October 27 Classes
SAT Workshop #2
October 30-November 21 Annual Recruitment of New Class of Students

General information sessions will be held in each target high school. Interested students enrolled in the 9th, 10th, and 11th grades should speak to their guidance counselors or call the Upward Bound office (456-8081) to obtain more information.
November 3 Classes for Juniors and Sophomores only
No classes for Seniors (taking SATs)
November 10 Classes
TOEFL Preparation Workshop (selected seniors only)
November 15
5:50pm – 8:30pm
Student Union Ballroom
(invitations will be mailed to families)
Financial Aid Information Night (Overview of financial aid for college)

Seniors & their parents/guardians are required to attend.
Juniors & their parents/guardians are encouraged to attend.
November 17 Classes meet 9:00am – 11:15am
Fall term classes conclude
Instructors meet with students privately to review evaluations
TOEFL Test (noon – 3:00pm) for seniors who participated in workshop
Week of December 3 Copies of students' fall reports will be mailed to parents/guardians, including fall academic evaluations and Academic Standards of Excellence for Continuation and Graduation from Upward Bound.
December 5 Deadline for students to apply for admission to Upward Bound

Page last updated: Friday, October 5, 2012