Submit an Application
Students interested in participating in the Upward Bound program must apply during the month of September. You may request an application from your school counselor or from the Western Oklahoma State College Upward Bound office.
The application is also available to download from the link provided below. A family interview is also a requirement in the application process.
Upward Bound Application
Print the Upward Bound application and complete it carefully. Once it is completed, please mail the application to the address listed below or return it to your school counselor.
Western Oklahoma State College
Upward Bound Office
2801 North Main
Altus, OK 73521
To become a participant in the Upward Bound Program, students must:
Demonstrate a desire and the ability to succeed in high school and graduate from a four-year college AND meet income requirements AND/OR Meet first generation requirements (your parents have not graduated from college with a four-year/Bachelor's Degree) and show an academic need.