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Math Science Upward Bound, University of WashingtonUniversity of Washington

Academic Year

During the academic year, students have weekly contact with Math Science Upward Bound staff. Tutoring and academic support services are provided for all students, including course selection for college admission into STEM majors. Each student receives assistance in meeting graduation requirements and attends PSAT, SAT, and ACT workshops. Seniors receive help in choosing and applying to colleges, applying for financial aid and scholarships, and completing the FAFSA as well as financial literacy workshops.

Below are highlights of the program’s services for students during the 2015-2016 academic year.


Michael Tutoring

Tutoring

UW STEMsub keeps track of students’ progress in their classes throughout the Academic Year and provides tutoring to ensure that our students excel in all of their classes. The students receive tutoring from our Curriculum Coordinator, Michael Coats, with all levels of Math, Chemistry, and Physics at their schools, and can get additional help in other subjects from UW STEMsub staff by appointment and on the UW campus on designated days. The UW STEMsub Academic Advisor is also available for assistance with Literature and Writing assignments. Please see Advising schedule below.

Chief Sealth International HS Cleveland STEM HS Franklin HS
Tuesdays
9:30am – 4:30pm
Library
Thursdays
9:30am – 4:30pm
Room 2215
Wednesdays
9:30am – 4:30pm
Counseling Office

Math Science Upward Bound Students

Academic Advising

UW STEMsub Academic Advisor, Dena Jones, visits Chief Sealth, Cleveland, and Franklin high schools to provide individual help for college applications, admissions essays, and other academic needs to ensure students’ success in high school and admission to college or universities.

Chief Sealth International HS Cleveland STEM HS Franklin HS
Wednesdays
10:00am – 4:00pm
Library
Tuesdays
10:00am – 4:00pm
Room 2215
Thursdays
10:00am – 4:00pm
Counseling Office

Math Science Upward Bound Students

Saturday Workshops

In Saturday workshops UW STEMsub students receive assistance in standardized tests and in researching and preparing college, scholarship, and financial aid applications. These workshops are offered for Seniors in the Fall, and Juniors in the Spring.

Date  Senior’s College Application, Financial Aid and Scholarships Workshop
September 30th
October 7th
October 21st
November 4th
November 11th
January 13th

 

Date  Junior’s Scholarship and Test Prep Workshop (TBA)

Webinar

Webinars

UW STEMsub offers online seminars (webinars) presented by college admission and financial aid experts and other guest speakers. These webinars give students insights and tips on how to prepare the most effective applications and maximize the amount of financial aid and scholarships they receive.

PAST WEBINARS

University of Washington Application Webinar
How to Find and Win Scholarships
How to Complete the Common Application and Apply to Seattle University
University of Washington Financial Aid Workshop