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NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER RESIDENTIAL ADVISORS

SUMMER COMPONENT

Qualified applicants will be chosen as Upward Bound participants and will be invited to attend a six week Summer Residential Experience on a university campus where they will:

  • Live in a college dormitory.
  • Take academic classes at Windward Community College where students in 11th & 12th grade qualify for FREE college credit. Past college classes have included philosophy, psychology, world history, Hawaiian Studies, astronomy, and world religions.
  • Enroll in stimulating non-credit classes such as SAT Prep, foreign language, lab science, math, literature and study skills.
  • Gain exposure through cultural activies, field trips, and college visits.

Summer 2013 Program dates:

June 10: First day of classes @ WCC

June 23: Move-in day @ UH-Manoa dorms

July 19: Last day of classes & move-out of the UH-Manoa dorms.

summer 2012 group
Getting comfortable with the UH-Manoa campus.
cafeteria Eating at the UH-Manoa dorms.
loi field trip Lo`i work.
Tour of UH Manoa Scavenger hunt on the UH-Manoa campus.
PCC field trip Summer field trip to the Polynesian Cultural Center.
summer class Upward Bound students enjoying a summer science class (with books on the side for Literature and SAT Prep).