Upward Bound

Upward Bound  is a continuous three-year pre-college program for target area high school students in Lake County Indiana. It is a federally funded TRIO program that provides supportive academic instruction, tutoring, career seminars, admissions and special interest workshops.

The program is designed to generate skills and motivation necessary for success in post-secondary education. It has been in existence at Purdue University Calumet since 1966.

In addition to the academic year, summer programs are offered at Purdue University Calumet along with a seven-week residential program at Purdue West Lafayette.

Office Information
Location Schneider Avenue Building-1112
Hours Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Evenings by appointment
Phone (219) 989-2392
(800) HI-PURDUE, x 2392 locally within Indiana & Illinois
Fax (219) 989-2036

For more information visit the Upward Bound website

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