TRIO Upward Bound at North Lake

​​​TRIO Upward Bound is a federally funded program designed to assist students in improving their academic skills, successfully completing their high school education, enrolling in and graduating from postsecondary institutions.

The TRIO Upward Bound program develops the academic and motivational potential of students in the ninth through 12th grades to prepare them for college success.

Who qualifies?

Applicants must be:

  • Entering grades 9-11 in Irving ISD.
  • Within income​ guidelines established by the federal government and/or a first-generation college student. (Ask us if you are unsure.)
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Now recruiting for 2020-21. Contact us to apply.​

Learn more

Are you a NLC TRIO alumni?

We'd like to hear from you.

Useful Links​

Contact Us

Visit our virtual office on Blackboard Collaborate for tutoring and student activities.​ If you'd like to call in to the virtual office on your phone, dial 833-860-0030 and, when the system asks you to enter a PIN, enter 271 246 1704.​

Email us at ​​​nlctrioupwardbound@dcccd.edu.

Guy Melton

  • Director

Charlotte Brown

  • Program Services Specialist

Lori Hester

  • Administrative Assistant

TRIO Upward Bound at North Lake

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  • nlctrioupwardbound@dcccd.edu
  • 972-273-3388 (fax)
  • On Facebook
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