Jackson State Upward Bound

Upward Bound is a federal funded academic enrichment program. Our goal is to motivate, encourage, empower, and enlighten students on the advantages and opportunities afforded to them by achieving academically. Rigorous academic classes, community service, and college preparation are the benchmarks for our program.  

Grade range for participants:  9th – 10th grades 

Camp Date(s):  June 08 – July 17 

Hours for Camp:  7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.  

Contact:  Mr. Reginald Castilla  

Contact Phone Number:  601-979-2464  

Location for camp:  Blackburn Language Arts Building  

Start date for registration:  February 2 

End date for registration:  April 17 

Email Address:  reginald.j.castilla@jsums.edu  

Camp or department website:  http://jsuupwardbound.org