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



    Important Test Dates

  • ACT - Apr. 12
  • SAT - May. 3

  • 2013-2014 UBMS State Calendar
  • 2013-2014 UBMS Local Calendar


  • Local Program:

    April 2014

  • E3 Saturday Activities: 12th @ 10am
  • Weekly Tutorials: 1st – 3rd
  • E3 Saturday Activities: 26th @ 10am
  • Weekly Tutorials: 15th – 17th


  • May 2014

  • E3 Saturday Activities: 3rd @ 10am
  • Summer Parent Orientation: 6 – 8th
  • Weekly Tutorials: 6th – 8th




  • State Program
    :

    April 2014

  • OTA Tutoring: 8th, 9th, & 30th
  • VC Live Session: 19th @ 10-12:30pm
  • ICCP Due: 25th


  • May 2014

  • UBMS' Online Tutoring: 30th: 6-7pm
  • OTA Tutoring: 1st & 2nd
  • VC Live Session (Summer Orientation): 15th @ 6:00pm
  • ICCP Due: 19th
  • Missed ICCP activities due: 19th