The University of Texas at Arlington

Parents Update

Introduction

The UT Arlington Upward Bound Math & Science Center realize that your support is essential in making the program successful for your student to achieve their goals of completing a post-secondary degree in math & science. Your participation in the program will enable you to support your child in realizing their potential. We have provided resources and information on this page to assist you.

Our Mission:

Prepare students with special interest and talents in mathematics or science for admission into post secondary education and for potential careers in the fields of mathematics, science, and/or engineering. To learn more about our program, click here.

Expectations:

All Upward Bound Math & Science (UBMS) students and their parents/guardians should be aware that the right to participate in UBMS is a privilege that must be earned on a continuing basis. Students are expected to have a strong commitment to academic excellence in all subject areas.
  • Actively participate in both the Academic Year and Summer Residential Institute for the remainder of their high school education;

  • Take high school courses that will prepare for college;

  • Attend scheduled activities;

  • Complete monthly activities as assigned;

  • Know and follow the polices and expectations as set forth by the UT Arlington and UBMS

  • Behave in ways that do not interfere with the learning of others, do not disrupt the educational process, and do not reflect negatively on the university or the UBMS community;

  • Respect the rights of every student, teacher, UBMS staff, and university employee;

  • Enroll in a college or university upon completion of high school.

Parents' Resources



  • AP Exams: May 1-5th
  • SAT Testing: May 6th, June 3rd
  • ACT Testing: June 10th
  • 2017 Summer Residential Institute: June 4th – July 15th
  • College 2 Career Connections Conference: June 28th
  • Academic Bowl Competition 2017: June 30th
  • UBMS Awards Banquet: July 10th
  • UBMS Math & Science Symposium: July 10th
  • 2017 Bridge Program: July 10th – Aug 15th
  • State Program Calendar


Local Program:
    May 2017
  • E3 Saturday Activity: 6th @10 am
  • Weekly Tutoring: 8th, 9th, 10th, or 11th
  • Summer Parent Orientation: 8th – 11th, during tutoring



State Program
:
    May 2017
  • Online Tutoring: 2nd @6 pm
  • ICCP Activity Due: 15th
  • Summer Packet #2 Due: 15th
  • VC Session – Live (Summer Parent Mtg.) 18th @ 6 pm