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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.

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Class of 2023

student stacking boxes at Harvesters food bank

Each year Avila students volunteer more than 140,000 hours through community service and study programs beginning with our annual day at Harvesters - The Community Food Network.

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University Singers Tour France

Choir tour send off

Choir performing inside Visitation Church

A recap of the Avila University Singers tour of Normandy and Le Puy, France

Pictures, video, and a post-tour reflection >>

Before Hours: Info. Session for Adult Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

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Join us for coffee & snacks while talking with our various program representatives about how you can work full time and go to school for your undergraduate or graduate degree.
Aug. 27 between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m.

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