Upward Bound BU


A free year-round academic program for Boston high school students. In summer, students are able to experience a residential college prep program on Boston University’s campus. Participants must take 6 classes along with a physical enrichment program during the summer while living on Boston University’s campus, and must take after-school workshops during the school year. Students receive a small stipend for their participation, and are able to apply for a paid internship during their senior summer.


Must be enrolled in a target school or live in a target neighborhood



December 1st for spring, April 15 for summer