Marian University to host in-person pre-college summer academy

May 12, 2021

Marian University’s Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) program is gearing up to host its ninth pre-college and career readiness summer academy, which will begin on Monday, June 21.

Marian’s UBMS program provides educational services during the academic year and for a six-week period during the summer. It is primarily funded by the U.S. Department of Education, with additional institutional support, which allows the program to provide its services at no cost to participants and families. Program participants are high school students enrolled in either the Fond du Lac or North Fond du Lac School Districts who meet the eligibility requirements.

This year’s summer academy will be held on-campus. Participants will have the opportunity to be involved in multiple intellectually-stimulating activities, as well as independent learning experiences.

Local educators will teach the following courses:

  • Applied Mathematics
  • English Composition: Travel Writing
  • Introduction to Latin
  • Physics
  • Robotics
  • Science Pseudo Science
  • World Literature

Professionals from various fields will conduct workshops in the areas of academic support, college enrollment planning, career exploration, financial education, and personal development.

The program is still accepting applications from eligible students who will be entering Grades 9-12 in September.

More information about the program services and eligibility requirements are available at MarianUniversity.edu/ubms, by emailing trio.ubms@marianuniversity.edu, or calling 920-923-8959.