Mission

The Rutgers Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math-Science Programs provide young scholars with a series of specialized college preparatory services including: tutoring, mentoring, advising, programming, college courses and on-campus experiences with research faculty to increase student persistence and graduation from high school and admission to institutions of higher education.

RUB is working towards achieving the following project objectives to increase student success:

  • Academic Performance - Increase Grade Point Average
  • Academic Performance - Improvement on Standardized Tests
  • Secondary Retention & Graduation
  • Postsecondary Enrollment
  • Postsecondary Persistence
  • Postsecondary Completion