|January 16 – February 12||Prospective student and parent/guardian interviews held in target schools|
|January 25||Opening Session and Breakfast|
|February 1||Spring Saturday Academy Classes Begin|
|February 22||No Saturday Classes|
|Week of February 24
||Welcoming meetings will be held in each target school for accepted students.|
New students and parents report to RIC at 8:30am or the Orientation Program. These sessions will be held in the Student Union Ballroom.
Parents will leave at approximately 10:30, but students will remain for teambuilding activities, standardized testing, campus tour, and lunch.
|Newly-selected students (now known as Group II students) begin Saturday classes.|
|March 15||Deadline for Group I Students to submit summer medical forms|
|March (TBA)||Deadline for seniors to submit Upward Bound Scholarship applications|
|March||Newly-enrolled Juniors register for the SATs that will be held on June 2|
|March||High School Progress Reports for Upward Bound students requested|
|Mid-March||Summer 2014 Employment Opportunities Announced|
|April 5||Senior meeting & class photos|
|April 5||Deadline for submission of medical information for Group II students continuing into the summer component.|
|April 19 & April 26||No Saturday classes.|
|Month of April||Parent conferences scheduled (parents should call assigned counselor to schedule appointment).|
|Mid-April (TBA)||Priority filing deadline for summer 2014 employment – applications will continue to be accepted until all positions are filled.|
|April/May||Upward Bound Counselors meet with seniors and parents to review college acceptances|
|April 5, 12 and May 3||SAT workshops for juniors|
|April (TBA)||Summer Internships – Information Session (12:30pm)|
|May – TBA||Deadline for sophomores and juniors to submit applications for summer internships.|
|May (TBA)||Upward Bound Scholarship Committee conducts interviews for semi-finalists|
|May 10||Spring Saturday Academy concludes.
Spring Awards Ceremony and annual picnic.
|Week of May 19||Copies of students’ spring academic evaluations and “Standards for Continuation and Graduation from the Program” will be mailed to parents/guardians.|
|Early June (details TBA)||Upward Bound Class of 2014 Graduation Ceremony All students and parents invited.|