After graduating from high school, qualifying Upward Bound students enroll at the University of Texas at El Paso for their first summer semester. Students are assisted with the admissions and financial aid processes, as well as their academic transition to university. Tutoring, counseling and various other services are also offered.
- El Paso ISD: Andres, Austin, Bowie, Burges, Chapin, Coronado, El Paso, Franklin, Irvin, Jefferson Silva
- Ysleta ISD: Bel Air, Del Valle, Eastwood, Hanks, Parkland, Riverside, Ysleta