UB Announcements




Return Trip Dates Posted

posted Sep 8, 2016, 1:58 PM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Sep 8, 2016, 1:58 PM ]

We have scheduled the 2016-2017 Academic Year.  To see the dates for this year, please visit the UB Dates 2016-2017 page.  For our Academic Year Handbook, and any other academic year documents, please visit our Academic Year Docs page.

50 Year Celebration

posted Sep 8, 2016, 1:57 PM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Sep 8, 2016, 1:57 PM ]

MSU will be celebration 50 Years of Upward Bound Programs at Morehead State University on September 24, 2016!  All former students, staff, instructors, volunteers, etc. are invited to attend.  Please RSVP prior to September 16th by visiting http://bit.ly/UB50Year

We will be in the gym and lawn of the Laughlin Building on campus and a lunch will be provided for those that RSVP at noon.   We hope to see as many people as we can at this event to share memories of UB and the ways it impacted your lives!

UPDATED March 19, 2016 Return Trip Bus Schedule

posted Mar 3, 2016, 11:32 AM by Benji Bryant

Updated March 19, 2016 Return Trip Bus Schedule

Due to the extended length of the March 19, 2016 Return Trip, a slight modification has been made to the bus schedule. On this day, buses will leave the Morehead State University campus at 3:30 p.m., which is 30 minutes later than normal. Parents dropping-off/picking-up students should do so in front of Baird Music Hall at 9:45 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., respectively. Please download the "MARCH BUS SCHEDULE" document below for more details.

Looking for Summer Residence Hall Staff

posted Dec 10, 2015, 9:41 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Dec 10, 2015, 9:41 AM ]

We are looking for some outstanding young men and women to work with our students this summer. Residence Hall applications are available now for Student Advisor and Summer Supervisor. Instructor applications will be available at the beginning of 2016.

If you'd like to apply, please visit the jobs website today to find out more about the positions available, and to apply!


Accepting Program Applications!

posted Jul 21, 2015, 8:19 AM by Amanda Lewis

Upward Bound is recruiting for the 2015-2016 academic year.  Joining now will ensure your spot in our 2016 Summer program!  If you've heard any of our students talk about the program, you know it both fun and educational!  It's better than sitting at home for the summer because you will get to meet about 270 other students from the region.  We have amazingly fun activities to keep you involved, and our classes will help prepare you for college both academically and socially!

So what are you waiting for?  We serve students from the public high school in following counties Boyd, Carter (both East and West Carter), Elliott, Fleming, Johnson, Lawrence, Lewis, Magoffin, Mason, Menifee, Morgan and Rowan.  Apply today by seeing your high school guidance counselor for an application or print your own here.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, but our priority deadline is October 31st.  All of ourschools have already begun recruiting, and will finish by Mid November.  Be sure to get your application submitted today to ensure you have a spot in UB!

UB Summer 2015 Almost Here!

posted May 27, 2015, 6:55 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated May 27, 2015, 6:55 AM ]

Good morning Upward Bounders!!!!  The Summer Academy will soon be in full swing for all of you.  Here's the schedule of when things will happen:
  • Bridge only will move in on May 31st
  • Non-res week will be June 2nd, 3rd, & 4th
  • Non-Bridge will move-in on June 7th
For information check here:
If you have any questions contact your UB Counselor that comes to your school or call the main office at 800 5UPWARD or 606 783-2611.

See you all soon!

Return Trips 2014-2015

posted Oct 22, 2014, 7:57 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Oct 22, 2014, 7:57 AM ]

We are excited to announce Return Trip dates for 2014-2015.  Here are the dates:

September 27th
October 11th
November 8th
December 6th
January 24th
February 28th
March 21st
April 11th
May TBA (Travel Day)

All times will be from 10 am - 3 pm EDT or EST.

We will announce the May Return Trip date as soon as we have completed plans for that date.  To find your bus schedule, please see the Academic Year Handbook.   As always, if you have any questions, please Contact Us!

2014-2015 Newsletters

posted Oct 22, 2014, 7:41 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Oct 22, 2014, 7:41 AM ]

We know you love reading the UB Spotlight, the official newsletter of UB!  If you are a a currently enrolled UB student, a copy of this is mailed to your home each month.  If you'd like to read it the day it comes out (the first weekday of each month), you can do so by visiting our Newsletter Page.  If you want to share our newsletter with friends or family you can also have them check it out there as well.  

If any of your questions are not answered for the month in the newsletter, be sure to Contact Us and get your questions answered!  If you'd like to become friends with The Upward Bound Programs at Morehead State University on Facebook, you can find us here.

2014-2015 Recruiting

posted Oct 22, 2014, 7:36 AM by Matthew Hyden   [ updated Oct 22, 2014, 7:36 AM ]

Upward Bound is recruiting for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Joining now will ensure your spot in our 2015 Summer program!  If you've heard any of our students talk about the program, you know it both fun and educational!  It's better than sitting at home for the summer because you will get to meet about 270 other students from the region.  We have amazingly fun activities to keep you involved, and our classes will help prepare you for college both academically and socially!

So what are you waiting for?  We serve students from the public high school in following counties Boyd, Carter (both East and West Carter), Elliott, Fleming, Johnson, Lawrence, Lewis, Magoffin, Mason, Menifee, Morgan and Rowan.  Apply today by seeing your high school guidance counselor for an application or print your own here.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, but our priority deadline is October 31st.  All of ourschools have already begun recruiting, and will finish by Mid November.  Be sure to get your application submitted today to ensure you have a spot in UB!







UB Alumni at MSU....

posted Sep 16, 2014, 9:46 AM by Amanda Lewis   [ updated Sep 16, 2014, 9:47 AM ]

UB ALUMNI CURRENTLY ENROLLED AT MSU:
There will be free pizza and drinks from 11AM to 2PM in the ESB on Thursday, September 25th. All UB alumni are encouraged to stop by at some point during this time frame to eat, visit, get an alumni card (if you haven't already) and use the computer lab. Please let Chris Prichard know by Sept. 20th if you plan to attend so we can plan accordingly for the right amount of food! Hope to see as many of you on this day as possible!

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