Project Upward Bound

120 Vandenberg Hall
502 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester , Michigan 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-3218
Fax: (248) 370-3217

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Extended hours on select Saturdays (see schedule) or call for an appointment

Resource Links


Online academic support is provided through weekly Virtual College Club, individual online tutoring sessions, and a variety of online learning platforms that include Mangahigh for Math, Khan Academy for SAT Prep, and Flocabulary for all subjects.

  • Khan Academy: Use this website to study or practice different core subjects, prepare for the SAT, learn computer programming, catch up in your AP subjects, and to continue practicing skills you learned in PUB tutoring.
  • Mangahigh:  This is a Math learning platform with tutorials and games to support concept mastery.
  • Flocabulary:  Site uses hiphop to teach concepts that are then supported with worksheets, games, and quizzes.
  • SAT: Use this website for practice tests, registration information, test dates, and finding out more information about this standardized test. These scores will help in the college admissions process.
  • Online Planner Sheets This site has multiple types of planners (hourly, weekly, multi-week, etc.) You can print out whichever days you might need or the entire calendar. Then map out your classes, PUB events, tutoring and extracurricular activities. They also have homework log sheets so that you can keep track of assignments. Use this source to help you stay on track and keep up with your work.

PUB is all about making sure that participants are prepared to succeed in college and that they get enrolled in higher education so that they can pursue their goals. Below are some resources that will be useful on your path to success. Check back regularly for amazing new resources. 

College Information & Planning:

  • College Board:Use this website for researching schools, majors, career paths and more.
  • KnowHow2GO: Use this website to find resources to help support students from under-represented backgrounds.
  • College Green Light : Use this website to search for colleges & scholarships that match your criteria. This site will also connect your search information to your school counselor and your PUB advisor.
  • I'm First: Use this website to find resources dedicated to students that strive to be the first person in their family to graduate from college.
  • FASFA Guide: Use this website to find a step by step guide on applying for financial aid and everything you need to know about the process.
  • College Resources for Minority Students


Financial Aid/Scholarships:

  • FASFA: Free Application for Federal Student Financial Aid. Use this website to apply for financial aid for college. This application is required by all schools if you want to receive any government funded aid.
  • Fastweb: Use this website to apply for scholarships that are matched to your profile from their database.
  • Dell Scholars Program: Scholarship available to students that are enrolled in college readiness programs (Upward Bound, Gear Up, etc...)
  • AXA Achievement: Scholarship available to all U.S. citizens 
  • Scholarships:  Use this website to apply for scholarships that are matched to your profile from their database.
  • Pontiac Promise Zone: Scholarship for students that graduated from a high school in Pontiac School District and are attending a school in Michigan. Application Form
  • Scholarships for Minority Students:  Use this website to find resources and scholarships that are designed specifically to help minority students earn degrees.

Project Upward Bound services are grounded in four pillars:  Academic, Social, Cultural, and Career.  In this section PUB will display information and links that promote the further development of PUB Scholars as knowledgeable, skillful, confident, culturally sensitive, able leaders.

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