Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the program, the student must meet the following requirements:

  • He/she must be considered low-income as defined by the federal government and/or must potentially be the first in the family to complete a baccalaureate degree.
  • He/she must be a resident of Kansas and be a citizen, national, or permanent resident of the U.S.
  • He/she must have completed eighth grade or have not yet completed twelfth grade.
  • He/she must demonstrate an interest to advance knowledge in the fields of Math and Science.

The selection of the student would be based on his/her high school transcripts, test scores, letters of recommendation, and personal essays.

Download the Application Forms:

           If you live in Wichita Greater Metropolitan Area:  Wichita Application form
           If you live outside Wichita Greater Metropolitan Area: Non-Wichita Application Form

Due Dates:

  • UBMS Student Application is due to the office on or before March 8, 2019 if you live outside the Wichita Greater Metropolitan Area, and on or before
    March 15, 2019 if you reside within the Wichita Greater Metropolitan Area.

Once the application and all related documents are complete, you can send it to us through the mail.

Mailling Address

Upward Bound Math Science
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount - Box 156
Wichita, KS 67260-0156