ACADEMIC YEAR COMPONENTS
TUTORING: TRiO Upward Bound Scholars receive
individualized/group tutoring provided by Notre Dame students in Mathematics,
Reading/Writing, Foreign Languages, Science, History, ISTEP and SAT
iCONNECT: An academic component where our scholars have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of Language Arts, Mathematics, and Communication through a Project-Based approach and hands-on activities; Scholars not only learn theory concepts, but also how to apply what they learn.
WORKSHOPS: TRiO Upward Bound Workshops consists of life, academic, career and college preparation topics including knowledgeable guest speakers from the community and hands-on assistance with college applications, scholarships, and financial aid. As the student progresses through the workshops, assessments are given and an individualized college and career plan is created to fully prepare them for their senior year.
SENIOR SEMINAR: Seniors receive assistance
in the rigors of the college admissions process. They attend workshops to
assist them with SAT/ACT admission testing, college applications, financial aid
application, and scholarship information to make the transition from high school
CULTURAL ACTIVITIES AND COLLEGE VISITS: Throughout the academic year
and during the summer program, students take field trips to
Universities/Colleges, College Fairs, Student Leadership Conferences, and