TRiO Upward Bound

In an effort to follow social distancing guidelines, UVM TRIO Upward Bound is delivering services remotely. This means that the physical space at 234 Living/Learning Commons will be minimally staffed. However, UB will maintain all typical student services during this time.

Also, the program is still recruiting new student participants for the upcoming summer and school year, so please feel free to submit application materials by email ( or mail (234 L/L Commons, Burlington, VT 05405).

If you wish to reach out to Upward Bound, please email Program Director Adam Hurwitz at or Program Assistant Director Matt Yu at

TRIO Upward Bound is a federally-funded program that helps low-income/first generation high school students prepare themselves for college

UVM’s program enrolls 63 students annually from Burlington and Winooski High Schools. If you think you’re eligible and are interested in learning about how college can help you increase your career opportunities and enrich your life, click the links above to explore our resources and/or reach out to speak with one of our staff.