TRIO Hart Unioon High School District

Upward Bound



Venture Scholars Program - The Ventures Scholars Program is a national nonprofit membership program designed to promote access to higher education for young adults interested in pursuing math- and science-based career

QuestBridge - A non-profit program that links bright, motivated low-income students with educational and scholarship opportunities at some of the nation's best colleges

Summer Programs

Page Program - High school juniors with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in core academic subjects may apply to work as Pages in the U.S. House of Representatives. Pages assist Members with their legislative duties, deliver correspondence and small packages within the congressional complex, answer phones in the Member cloakrooms, and prepare the House Floor for sessions.
College Bound Program - Provides classes that strengthen the academic skills necessary for students to compete, informs parents and students of the required coursework for college admission, and assists in navigating the application process.
SAMS at Carnegie Mello University, Pittsburgh, PA- A rigorous residential summer experience for good students who have a strong interest in math and science and want to become excellent students.
COSMOS - Is a four-week residential program for talented and motivated students completing grades eight through twelve. Students work side-by-side with outstanding university researchers and faculty exploring advanced topics that extend beyond the typical high school curriculum.
EPGY: Stanford University - Offers Summer Institutes are two-to-four-week residential programs for academically talented and motivated middle and high-school students taught by a Stanford instructor, who covers topics not typically presented at their grade level.
Phillips Academy- Supports a number of programs that provide educational opportunities to students beyond those who attend the Academy during the regular school year.
MITES Program - a rigorous six-week residential, academic enrichment summer program for talented high school students who are interested in studying and exploring careers in science and engineering.
Harvard Summer School - Challenge yourself in Harvard classes and programs this summer. Earn credit toward a degree, satisfy intellectual curiosity, or gain new professional skills.


The College of the Canyons Upward Bound Program is funded from 2012-2017 entirely from the U.S. Department of Education in the amount of $250,000 annually.

College of the Canyons does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of educational programs and services or employment opportunities and benefits in accordance with requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Acts of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990. This policy extends to both employment by and admission to the College. Inquiries and charges of violation concerning any of the above reference policies should be directed to the EEO Officer in College of the Canyons' Human Resources Office. 


Upward Bound
College of the Canyons, Division of Mathematics, Sciences and Engineering
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91355