Upward Bound

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Upward Bound (UB) is an academic preparatory program for high school students. The purpose of the program is to help you prepare for college by generating the academic skills and motivation necessary for success. The UB program at MSU serves high school students in sixteen Eastern Kentucky counties. The program is composed of two distinct programs. Upward Bound Classic (also known as UB Central & East) and Upward Bound Math and Science. Click on any of the links above to learn more about a specific program.

The Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math & Science programs are funded through grants from the U.S. Department of Education. This web-site was developed under those grants. However, the contents do not necessarily represent the policy or views of the Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government. 

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This site is used for basic information purposes only. If you would like more content from the Upward Bound Programs at Morehead State University, please visit our Supplementary UB website.

  • Morehead (Residential Campus)
    150 University Blvd., Morehead, KY 40351
  • MSU at Ashland
    1400 College Dr., Ashland, KY 41101
  • MSU at Mt. Sterling
    3400 Indian Mound Dr., Mt. Sterling, KY 40353
  • MSU at Prestonsburg
    6 Bert Combs Dr., Prestonsburg, KY 41653
  • MSU at West Liberty
    155 University Dr., West Liberty, KY 41472
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