Century College Upward Bound/Trio is a federally-funded TRIO program designed to help high school students reach college by providing academic guidance and in-person support. Upward Bound serves students with the desire, potential and motivation to successfully complete school and go to the college of their choice.
- Students who meet the minimum GPA requirement of 2.0 (as a ninth-grader) or 2.5 (as a tenth-grader)
- Students from families who meet federal income guidelines and/or families where neither parent has a four-year college degree
- Students who are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident