UB English application

Step 1 of 10
Number of people in the household Taxable income for the year 2019-2020 (Effective Jan. 11, 2019 until further notice)
1 $18,735.00
2 $25,365.00
3 $31,995.00
4 $38,625.00
5 $45,255.00
6 $51,885.00
7 $58,515.00
8 $65,145.00

If you answered “yes” to both questions, then stop here. Thank you for having an interest in Upward Bound, but unfortunately you are not eligible for this program. If you answered “No” to either of these questions please continue the application process.

Student must be a U.S. Citizen, a permanent resident or in the process of filing for permanent residency

Application for Admission

Galveston College TRIO – Upward 4015 Ave Q, Galveston, Texas 77550

The items listed below MUST be attached to the application; YOUR application MUST be complete and will not be accepted without the required items.


  1. ✅ Current report card/Transcript/Attendance records
  2. ✅ 8th grade STAAR scores
  3. ✅ Current STAAR scores
  4. ✅ A copy of your parent’s 2019 income tax return form 1040, evidence of receiving SNAP, Lonestar benefits, social security, medicaid and or unemployment compensation
  5. ✅ A copy of your alien resident card (front and back, if applicable)
  6. ✅ A copy of the I-485 Form if filing for permanent residency
  7. ✅ A copy of your social security card
  8. ✅ A copy of your updated immunization card (shot record)
  9. ✅ A copy of your medical insurance card (if applicable)
  10. ✅ A copy of your Birth Certificate
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Upload one zip file with all the documents included or one at a time.
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Upload one zip file with all the documents included or one at a time.
Click or drag a file to this area to upload.
Upload one zip file with all the documents included or one at a time.
Click or drag a file to this area to upload.
Upload one zip file with all the documents included or one at a time.
Click or drag a file to this area to upload.
Upload one zip file with all the documents included or one at a time.

All students and parents are required to attend an orientation. Students are also required to complete several assessments and an interview with the Upward Bound staff prior to acceptance. A letter will be sent to student and parent notifying them of acceptance into the program.