UB Announcements




Career Work Study 2020!

posted by Matthew Hyden   [ updated ]

Juniors, don't miss out on this great OPPORTUNITY!!!!!!

it's time to submit your Career Work Study application.  Visit the Career Work Study application to learn more, and to download your application materials today!

Yes, every sentence needs an exclamation point!!!!

Summer Employment Opportunities

posted Feb 20, 2019, 10:30 AM by Amanda Lewis

We are currently hiring for our Summer Academy.  Please visit our jobs website at jobs.moreheadub.org for more information.  

Great Opportunities!

posted Jan 2, 2019, 11:14 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Jan 2, 2019, 11:15 AM ]

Applications for some great opportunities are due soon.  All eligible students should apply.  

School Visits begin in September!

posted Aug 24, 2018, 7:26 AM by Benji Bryant

UB Staff will begin visiting schools in September, and have updates and news to share with our students! We are excited to see you! For dates on School Visits as they are scheduled, please visit the UB calendar here.

Scholars Bowl Sign-Ups

posted Aug 24, 2018, 7:04 AM by Ashley Cooper

Interested in participating in Scholars Bowl?  Please tell the counselor that visits your school by August 31s, 2018.

September Return Trip

posted Aug 24, 2018, 6:24 AM by Ashley Cooper   [ updated Aug 24, 2018, 6:25 AM ]

September Return Trip to be held September 22!  Can't wait to see you there!

April 7th Return Trip - CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

posted Apr 6, 2018, 6:27 AM by Benji Bryant

April 7th Return Trip - CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

The Return Trip scheduled for tomorrow, April 7th has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Summer forms paperwork that was due on April 7th has been extended to April 13th. Forms must be in our office no later than 4:30 pm on April 13th. We recommend, faxing or scanning and emailing. The contact information on where to send forms can be found on our website at www.moreheadub.org.

UB Fax Number: 606-783-9114

UB Email: upwardbound@moreheadstate.edu

Career Work Study

posted Mar 29, 2018, 10:10 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Mar 29, 2018, 10:10 AM ]

This summer we have an amazing experience available just for juniors (see link for details).  Please check this out, and remember, the deadline to apply is April 20th.

March Return Trip

posted Feb 26, 2018, 1:45 PM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Mar 2, 2018, 10:15 AM ]

Current Upward Bound Students!  We will have a Return Trip scheduled for this Saturday, March 3rd.  At this Return Trip we will have a guest speaker: Kirk Smalley from Stand for the Silent. This will be a moving experience for you.  The video below will give you a small glimpse of the presentation.

The schedule of the day is below:

10:00 am          Introduction from UB Staff (Button Auditorium)
10:20 am          Presentation begins

11:50 am          Students Dismissed for Lunch
                            Meal Money Distribution in Button Drill Room

1:15 pm            9-11 Graders Debriefing (Button Drill Room)
                         Seniors meet with SSS (Button Auditorium)

1:45 pm            Distribute Summer Forms Packets

1:50 pm            Dismissal

The bus schedule for the day can be found here: Schools in UB Prior to 2017, Schools admitted into UB in 2017.
















February Return Trip

posted Feb 13, 2018, 6:07 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Feb 13, 2018, 6:47 AM ]

The Upward Bound Programs at Morehead State University will be visiting Berea College for TRIO Day for our Return Trip on February 24th!

You will get to see the college, go on a college tour, and take part in a number of workshops to help you learn about the college going process.  Only students who submitted their Trip Contract by the deadline are eligible to attend this event.  If you're unsure if you're eligible to go, contact your UB Counselor or email us at upwardbound@moreheadstate.edu.

We will have a different bus schedule for the day.  See the schedule below, and be early for your bus:

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