Upward Bound Math & Science

UWM Upward Bound Math and Science is an academic support pre-college program funded through the U.S. Department of Education, and sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  The program works with students in grades 9-12 to help them realize their potential to excel in math and science, and encourage them to pursue a postsecondary degree in these fields.

Services provided by UBMS include:

  • Tutoring
  • Academic Advising
  • Career Exploration
  • College Admissions information and application assistance
  • Financial aid and scholarship information and application assistance
  • Academic Workshops
  • College Campus Visits
  • Cultural Activities
  • Parent Workshops


Program Components

Academic School Year

  • Students attend after school tutoring on the UWM campus at least two day a week.
  • Attend scheduled meeting with UBMS advisors to discuss student’s academic performance.
  • Other scheduled academic enrichment workshops and cultural activities.


Summer Program

  • Students attend classes, tutoring sessions, academic workshops, and educational and cultural activities.