Display this page in a printer-friendly format  Print

How to Apply to the Upward Bound Program

There are 3 ways to get more information and apply for Upward Bound: 

1. Download and complete an Upward Bound Expression of Interest Form and return it to the Upward Bound advisor at your school.

2. Pick up an Expression of Interest Form from your school counselor, or stop by your high school's Upward Bound tutoring location after school: 

    • Anoka High School: Tuesday & Thursday in Computer Lab S102 (next to the Career Center)
    • Blaine High School: Tuesday & Thursday in Room 217
    • Champlin Park High School: Monday & Wednesday in Computer Lab B130
    • Coon Rapids High School: Monday & Wednesday in Room 142
    • Osseo Senior High School: Monday & Wednesday in Room Computer Lab 172
    • Park Center High School: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday in Rooms 122 & 124
    • Spring Lake Park High School: Tuesdays & Thursdays in Room C158

3. Call Upward Bound at Anoka-Ramsey Community College at 763-433-1170 (option 2) and request that an application be mailed to you.

Admission to Upward Bound is not automatic.  Upward Bound is looking for students that will participate fully in the program and will benefit from program services. 

For an application to be considered complete, the following items must be turned in:

  1. Student Application
  2. Parent Application
  3. Counselor Nomination Form
  4. Teacher Nomination Form
  5. Copy of your Parent/Guardians most recent Federal Tax Form (1040, 1040A, or 1040 EZ)
  6. Copy of your current official or unofficial Transcript (Grades) 


Mail Completed Application and Materials to:

Anoka-Ramsey Community College
Coon Rapids Campus
Upward Bound
11200 Mississippi Blvd. NW
Coon Rapids, MN 55433


TRiO logo
TRiO / Upward Bound
763-433-1170 press 2 for Coon Rapids Campus