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The History of Upward Bound

  • Upward Bound was established at LAVC in September of 2007.
  • The program is funded by the U.S. Department of Education; with their funding we are able to offer high school students academic enrichment during the regular school year and a six week summer program.
  • This program serves a minimum of 50 participants for all components of the grant.
  • UB at LAVC serves two target high schools: Ulysses S. Grant and Van Nuys High Schools
  • UBMS serves two target high schools: Ulysses S. Grant and Robert Fulton Prep High Schools
  • UB & UBMS participants have access to all LAVC facilities, lab (computer and science), and activities.
  • 80% of all the participants in the Upward Bound Program are retained in the program until graduation from high school.
  • UB & UBMS at LAVC is required by the U.S. Department of Education to track all it's alumni for six years.

UPWARD BOUND UB MATH & SCIENCE CONTACTS & HOURS

Office Hours & Location

SUMMER HOURS
Mondays to Thursdays: 8:30AM - 4:00PM
Fridays: 8:30AM - 1:00PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

FALL HOURS
Mondays: 8:30AM - 4:00PM
Tuesdays: 8:30AM - 7:00PM
Wednesdays to Thursdays: 8:30AM - 4:00PM
Fridays: 8:30AM - 1:00PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

Student Services Center (SSC) 2nd Floor TRiO Suite

Contact

Mr. Omar Madrid , Upward Bound Math & Science Technician
Email: MADRIDOA@LAVC.EDU
Phone: (818) 778-5526

Ms. Adriana Sánchez , Program Office Assistant
Email: SANCHEAD@LAVC.EDU
Phone: (818) 947-2487

Ms. Julia Mendoza, Director
Email: VASQUEJ3@LAVC.EDU
Phone: (818) 947-2687

Ms. Katie De La Torre , Upward Bound Technician
Email: DELATOK@LAVC.EDU
Phone: (818) 947-2361

Mr. Omar Madrid , Upward Bound Math-Science Technician
Email: MADRIDOA@LAVC.EDU
Phone: (818) 778-5526

Mrs. Adriana Sánchez , Program Office Assistant
Email: SANCHEAD@LAVC.EDU
Phone: (818) 947-2487