University of Nebraska-Lincoln
UBMS helps students from low-income families to strengthen math and science skills. In addition, students learn computer technology as well as English, foreign language, and study skills.
Currently, 117 projects are serving students throughout the country. Overall, 86.5% of students who participated in UBMS programs go directly to college after graduating from high school. Indeed, 70% of Upward Bound Math-Science programs have postsecondary enrollments of 80% or higher.
The Upward Bound Math-Science project out of UNL serves +63 students from these 3 Lincoln Public high schools: Lincoln High, North Star, and Northeast.
In 2015, this program celebrates its 25th anniversary.