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TRIO—Upward Bound Program

Upward Bound Application Process

Applying to the Upward Bound Program is a three step process (contact advisor, application and interview). Before completing an application, discuss with your parent/guardian the eligibility requirements for the program. Feel free to call our office if you have any questions.

Step One: Contact an Advisor at your school

Contact the advisor at your school to discuss your interest in the program and they can discuss the requirements with you. Once we discuss the requirements and if you want to continue then you can proceed with the application.

Contact the advisor at your high school:

Jerome Narvaez—Castlemont, Skyline
510.430.3208
jnarvaez@mills.edu

Joe Omega—Oakland Tech
510.430.3208
jomega@mills.edu

Sparkle Allen—Oakland High, Oakland Tech
510.430.2241
sallen@mills.edu

Reatha Conn—Coliseum College Prep, LPS Oakland, Life Academy, McClymonds
510.430.2055
rconn@mills.edu

Maricela Juarez—Kennedy, Richmond, De Anza
510.430.3397
mjuarez@mills.edu

Visit our office and pick one up:

Mills College Upward Bound
Reinhardt Hall-Wing C
5000 MacArthur Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94613
510.430.2177

Step Two: Application

Complete the Mills College UB application:

  • Two-page personal information
  • Autobiographical essay
  • Counselor recommendation
  • Current transcript

Download and print an application (only after completing step one and being informed you qualify).

Submit your application by mail or hand deliver to our office, staff member, or advisor.

Step Three: Interview

Schedule an interview with a program staff member.

Any Questions?

Please feel free to contact us. We can be reached by phone at 510.430.2177.

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Contact Information
TRIO Programs
Reinhardt Hall C Wing
5000 MacArthur Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94613
P: 510.430.2177
F: 510.430.2309
E: trio@mills.edu

Directions to TRIO Office
from Mills campus entrance

Last Updated: 7/8/16