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Upward Bound


Upward Bound programs supplement the student’s high school experience with academic enrichment services, career exploration, self-development opportunities, cultural exposure opportunities and assistance with college admissions and financial aid searches.

  • Tutoring – offered weekly at target schools in core subject areas
  • Saturday Session Workshops – ACT preparation with Cambridge Educational Services
  • Campus Tours – primarily visiting both private and public institutions in the region
  • Advising – group and individual advising in academics, career and personal
  • Cultural Exposure – symphony, renaissance festivals, Broadway performances, museums, etiquette dinners, etc.
  • Community Service – local opportunities with upperclassman planning and organizing their own community service project throughout the year
  • Educational Workshops – financial literacy, study skills, cyber safety, health awareness, bullying, advocacy, etc.
  • Summer Excellence Institute – 6 week residential program on campus
  • Other Services – team building, FAFSA, leadership conferences, ACT registration, admission applications, and scholarship searches/editing

The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • up to $1,000 Travel Award

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

This Week Inside Goppert Theatre

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Silent Sky
Feb. 21 - 24, 2019
Goppert Theatre

Avila students attend free.

Student Scholar Day: Apply Now

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Student Scholar Day is an opportunity for students to professionally present scholarly work in their field.

Applications are due March 8

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OPEN HOUSE: March 7

Get your degree at the speed of life

Please plan on joining us for our next adult undergraduate and graduate programs Open House on Thursday, March 7, 2019, between 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. RSVP here.

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