Hart Unioon High School District

Upward Bound




May 10th, Saturday academy/Parent workshop and graduation luncheon.
  • 9am inside Hasley Hall
  • Graduation luncheon at 11:30 inside Cougar Cafe.

***ALL UB students planning to enroll in COC college courses, please complete COC application process and assessment by Friday, May 16th.



The deadline to submit the FAFSA is March 2nd.  Remember to update the FAFSA with 2013 tax information if you applied using 2012 tax information.


 Campus Portals/Admissions Correspondence: It is important that you check your email for admissions correspondence and log-in to campus portals on a regular basis.  It is your responsibility to comply with admission requests by the deadlines you are given and submit required documentation

Missing deadlines can jeopardize your admission.  If you need assistance navigating student portals please contact your UB counselor.


English Placement Test (EPT) and Entry Level Math (ELM):  The CSU requires you to take the English Placement Test (EPT) and the Entry Level Mathematics (ELM) exam prior to enrollment in the CSU (unless you are exempt). Please talk to your UB counselor to determine if you are exempt. You can check your EAP status at The EPT and the ELM are not admission tests; they only determine eligibility to enroll in college level courses. To register for these tests go to: Remember you must pay for the exams ($18 each/$36 for both) to be considered registered. These exams must be taken by May 2014 for most CSU’s. 


Housing: If you are interested in living in university housing, now is the time to begin working on housing applications. UB advisors are available to assist you with housing applications and answer any questions regarding residential life.


NCAA Sports: All students who plan to play collegiate-level sports must complete an NCAA Eligibility Center application. For the application, go to There is a fee for the application, so don’t forget to apply for a fee waiver. Contact your UB advisor with any questions.


Acceptance Letters:  Many of you have already started receiving letters of acceptance from various institutions.  Please share a copy of those letters with your UB Counselor; they are needed for your file. 


*Important Notice: If you received a D or F in an A-G course first semester or dropped a course, you need to notify each institution that you applied to. This may jeopardize your admission.*


Attention Juniors! 

Now is the time to register for Spring SAT and ACT exams. SAT fee waivers are in the Golden Valley-Upward Bound counseling office.


2013-2014 SAT / ACT Test Dates and Registration Deadlines


            Test Date                        Deadline Date

            March 8, 2014               February 7, 2014

            May 5, 2014                  April 4, 2014


            Test Date                        Deadline Date

            April 12, 2014               March 7, 2014

            June 14, 2014              May 9, 2014

Please contact your UB advisor or school counselor for more information regarding Registration Deadlines and fee waivers.