Friday, May 30, 2014

Free Educational Program for Veterans


Arizona State University’s Veterans Upward Bound is a free educational program that prepares Veterans to transition to college. Classes will help Veterans improve English, math and computer skills, and are held at the East Valley Veterans Center (EVVEC) at no cost to qualified applicants.

Students receive one-on-one instruction, tutoring, assistance with financial aid and scholarship applications and referrals to other services as needed.

Eligibility Requirements
· Low-income and/or a first generation student
· Served on active duty for more than 180 consecutive days
· Served more than 30 consecutive days and called to active duty on or after 9/11/2001.
· Have discharge status anything other than dishonorable

VUB classes: Classes are non-graded with open-entry start dates.

English (Mon. & Wed., 2 – 4 pm)
· Reading
· Composition
· Grammar

Math (Tue. & Thur., 2 – 4 pm)
· Basic math through pre-calculus

Computer Literacy (Mon. – Thu., 4 – 5 pm)

For more details, call 480-384-9850


Here's a look at the Summer VUB Schedule: