The University of Texas at Arlington

Parents Update


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.


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

  • PSAT Testing Oct. 19th
  • ACT Testing: Oct. 22nd
  • SAT Testing: Nov. 5th

Local Program:
    October 2016
  • Weekly Tutoring: 18th, 19th or 20th
  • E3 Saturday Activity: 29th @10 am

  • November 2016
  • Weekly Tutoring: 1st, 2nd, or 3rd
  • E3 Saturday Activity: 12th @10 am
  • Weekly Tutoring: 15th, 16th, or 17th

State Program
    October 2016
  • 1-on-1 Phone Sessions: 25th, 26th, or 27th
  • ICCP Activity Due: 31st

  • November 2016
  • Online Tutoring and Advising: 9th @6 pm
  • Video Conferencing Sessions: 12th, or 19th
  • ICCP Activity Due: 18th