How to Apply to TRIO Upward Bound Project

Who can participate?

To participate, students must have:

  • Completed the 8th grade but not the 11th grade and plan on attending Muskegon High School or Muskegon Heights High School
  • Be a United States citizen or have permanent residency status
  • Meet income requirements, OR
  •  Be first generation – that is, the parent(s)/guardian(s) with whom the child is living does not have a four-year college degree, OR
  •  Have a strong desire to attend college upon successful completion of high school
How to Apply to MCC TRIO Upward Bound Project

In lieu of the COVID-19 closure, the TRIO Upward Bound Project application materials are being made available online. If you have a computer and printer, you can download these documents (links below) and complete the application from home.

Required Documents:
Please return all of these completed documents to the TRIO Upward Bound Project Office at:
Muskegon Community College
TRIO Upward Bound Project
221 S. Quarterline Road #2041
Muskegon, MI 49442


If you have any questions regarding the application materials or process, please contact Mr. Robert Ross at 231-750-6101.