|January 26||Spring Opening Session for Upward Bound students. Breakfast and grade-specific workshops offered. Juniors register for SAT Reasoning test scheduled for June 1.|
|February 2||Spring semester classes begin for undergraduates. Seniors begin “Strategies for Success” Seminar.|
|January 22 – February 8||Interviews for eligible students and parents. Information will be provided to students selected or not selected for interviews.|
|February 16||Deadline for medical forms for Group I students planning to participate in summer 2013 component|
|Week of February 18||Admissions decisions communicated to all applicants and parents interviewed.
Classes (9:00am – 12:15pm)
NECAP Review Workshop (12:45pm)
|February 23||No Saturday classes|
|Week of February 25||Welcoming meetings will be held in each target school for accepted students.|
|March 2||Orientation Program for New students and Parents. Event will begin at 8:30am in the Student Union Ballroom.
Parents will leave at approximately 10:30, but students will remain for teambuilding activities, standardized testing, campus tour, and lunch.
Parents may pick up students at approximately 2:45pm.
No Saturday classes for Group I students.
|Newly-selected students (now known as Group II students) begin Saturday classes. Students should report to the Upward Bound office (Craig Lee Hall, room 110) by 8:45am.|
|March 9 (by noon)||Deadline for RIC Upward Bound Scholarship applications (RIC Upward Bound seniors only qualify for these awards)|
|March||Newly-enrolled Juniors register for the SATs that will be held on June 1|
|March||Progress reports on Upward Bound students requested from high school teachers|
|Mid-March||Summer 2013 Employment Opportunities Announced|
|March 30||No Saturday classes|
|April 13||Special senior activity and class photos
Upward Bound Scholarship Semi-Finalist Interviews
|April 13||Deadline for submission of medical information for Group II students continuing into the summer component.|
|April 20||No Saturday classes.|
|Month of April||Parent conferences scheduled (parents should call assigned counselor to schedule appointment).|
|Priority filing deadline for summer 2013 employment – applications will continue to be accepted until all positions are filled.|
|April/May||Upward Bound Counselors meet with seniors and parents to review college acceptances|
|April 6, 13, 27, May 4||SAT workshops for juniors|
|April (TBD)||Summer Internships – Information Session (12:30pm)|
|May – TBA||Deadline for sophomores and juniors to submit applications for summer internships.|
|May (TBA)||Upward Bound Scholarship Committee conducts interviews for semi-finalists|
|May 11||Spring Saturday Academy concludes. Revised schedule for day will be followed. Spring Awards Ceremony and annual picnic.|
|Week of May 20||Copies of students’ spring academic evaluations and “Standards for Continuation and Graduation from the Program” will be mailed to parents/guardians.|
|Early June (TBA)||Class of 2013 Graduation Ceremony|