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Upward Bound
UB Math & Science
Contacts & Hours

Student Services Center (SSC) 2nd Floor TRiO Suite


Mon 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tues 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wed 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thur 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Fri 8:30 am - 1:00 pm



Ms. Julia Mendoza   Upward Bound Programs, Director

(818) 947-2687


Ms. Katie De La Torre Upward Bound Technician

(818) 947-2361

Mr.  Omar Madrid      Upward Bound Math & Science Technician

(818) 778-5526


Mrs. Adriana S├ínchez-Malone      Program Office Assistant

(818) 947-2487




Upward Bound & Upward Bound Math & Science



The Upward Bound Office will be closed December 1st- January 1st, 2021.

We will resume regular hours on January 4, 2021


We are here to help! 

We have transitioned to remote services. 

TRiOis happy to assist you in three (3) ways:

Phone.  Please call (818) 947-2487 and we will return your call during regular business hours.

E-Mail.  Send us an e-mail at  

Live Chat or Video Chat.  Simply click on TRiO online service help desk below which feature live chat or video chat.  To video chat, please be sure to use Google Chrome browser with a laptop or desktop. 

We ask for your patience as we are working hard to serve all students.

Stay safe. Stay at home, Monarchs!



Video chat with TRIO Online Service Help Desk on Cranium Cafe



Who is eligible to participate in Upward Bound

  • Participants must be citizens or legal residents of the United States.

  • To be eligible for the Upward Bound Program at Los Angeles Valley College students must attend one of the following LAUSD Schools:

  • One-third (1/3) of the participants can be either low-income and/or first generation college bound students. Participants, who demonstrate a need for academic support,as determined by the UBP, are encouraged to apply to Upward Bound, in order to successfully pursue a program of education beyond high school.

  • At the time of initial selection, participants must have completed the eighth grade but not entered the twelfth grade and they must be at least 13 years old but not older than 19.