Upward Bound Math & Science 

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Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) is a free program for 9th-12th grade students at Manzano, West Mesa, and Socorro High Schools interested in pursuing a college degree in math or science.

We cater to first-generation, low-income students who are U.S. citizens desiring extra support and advisement.

UBMS provides several services including after school tutoring, a 6-week residential program at New Mexico Tech or University of New Mexico, monthly student and parent workshops, cultural events, and opportunities to travel nation-wide visiting college campuses.

Program Services & Activities:

To qualify for the program participants must:

To Apply: Please visit our TreeLink below and submit an online application. 



Contact Information

Megha Khandelwal Interim Program Director (575) 835-5470 Upward Bound Math & Science Speare 134 megha.khandelwal@nmt.edu
Twila Casias ABQ Program Coordinator (505) 274-4065 Upward Bound Math & Science   twila.casias@nmt.edu
Denise Contreras Socorro Program Coordinator/Instructor (575) 418-7027 Upward Bound Math & Science   denise.contreras@nmt.edu