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Program Mission

Upward Bound Math/Science (UBMS) Program provides low income and/or first-generation high school students enriched academic, social, cultural and personal support in high school completion, postsecondary completion in STEM and lifelong success.


 UBMS aspires to develop leaders who recognize and develop to their full potential and excel in math and science. UBMS encourages participants to pursue postsecondary degrees and ultimately careers in a STEM profession.


 The program’s mission and vision are accomplished by:

  • Instilling students’ desire for lifelong learning and success
  • Nurturing their interests in the STEM fields
  • Strengthening and broadening their knowledge and understanding of math and science
  • Providing quality academic, career and personal student advisement and counseling
  • Increasing their motivation to pursue and complete postsecondary education
  • Raising their level of academic achievement, cultural enrichment and personal growth
  • Empowering them to become leaders ready to contribute in a global and diverse society

Sign-up for UBMS Text Alerts

If you are currently a member of UBMS for the 2018-2019 academic year and would like to obtain the most uptodate UBMS information, important dates and deadlines, please, click Join Class. Make sure to include your cell phone number and email address. 

Important UBMS Forms

2019 Summer Applications


ACT Dates to Remember

  • Test Date/Registration Deadline
  • September 8, 2018/August 12, 2018
  • October 27, 2018/September 28, 2018
  • December 8, 2018/November 2, 2018
  • February 9, 2019/January 11, 2019
  • April 13, 2019/March 8, 2019
  • June 8, 2019/May 3, 2019
  • July 13, 2019/June 14, 2019
Always use the UBMS code: 9713
Remember: Each UBMS participant can utilize 2 ACT fee waivers.
Forms are available by contacting the UBMS office.