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University of Colorado Denver

Center for Pre-Collegiate
 

Upward Bound Power-Up Program

Saturday Academies


                                (FRESHMEN, SOPHOMORES, AND JUNIORS​)
                     FALL 2016/SPRING 2017 SATURDAY ACADEMY SCHEDULE
 
August 20, 2016
ACT REGISTRATION/GOAL SETTING/FINANCIAL AID PLANNING
(Juniors)
University of Colorado De​​nver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)
September 10, 2016
GOAL SETTING/CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS
(Freshmen/Sophomores)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)
September 17, 2016
COLLEGE FAIR 
(Juniors and their parents)***
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)
October 8, 2016
COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM PREP/PLANNING FOR SUCCESS
(Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

October 22, 2016

ACT EXAMINATION/COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM
(Juniors)
​Report to the test site assigned by ACT (7:00 a.m.)

November 12, 2016

LEADERSHIP/MAPS
(Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors)
Univeristy of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

December 3, 2016

NEW STUDENT/PARENT ORIENTATION
(Newly Recruited Students and their parents Only)***
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

January 14, 2017



February 11, 2017




March 11, 2017






April 8, 2017

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS DEVELOPEMENT
(Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAMINATION/STUDY SKILLS/SELF ADVOCACY
​(Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (7:00 a.m.)

LEADERSHIP/COLLEGE PLANNING/SUMMER INFORMATION
(Freshmen, Sophomores/Parents, and Juniors/Parents)***
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

CAREER EXPLORATION/HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE PLANNING
(Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

*** For both parents and students
*Please note that dates and times are subject to change.
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                                                      (SENIORS)
                      FALL 2016/Spring 2017 SATURDAY ACADEMY SCHEDULE

August 20, 2016
ACT REGISTRATION/FUTURE GOAL SETTING/PLANNING 
(Students Only)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

September 17, 2016
COLLEGE FAIR & COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS
(Students & Parents)***
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

October 15, 2016
COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM PREP & COLLEGE APPLICATION
(Students Only)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

October 22, 2016
COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM: ACT
(Students Only)
Report to the test site assigned by ACT, refer to admission ticket (7:00 a.m.)

November 19, 2016


FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS - NEXT STEPS

(Students & Parents)***

University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

January 21, 2017
EXPLORE CU DENVER/PLANNING FOR COLLEGE
(Students & Parents)***
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

February 18, 2017 LEADERSHIP & COMMUNICATION
(Students & Parents)***
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

March 18, 2017 CAMPUS CONNECTIONS/COLLEGE-FIRST YEAR PLANNING
(Students Only)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

April 15, 2017 CAREER EXPLORATION
(Students Only)
University of Colorado Denver, Auraria Campus (8:00 a.m.)

May 6, 2017
NEXT STEPS TO SUCCESS: CU DENVER INCOMING FRESHMAN ONLY
(Students & Parents)***
​U​niversity of Colorado Denver (8:30 a.m.)

*** For both parents and students
*Please note that dates and times are subject to change.​



If you are unable to attend a Saturday Academy, you must contact Anitra Montoya or Elynn Rocha via email at ub@ucdenver.edu at least one week in advance with a valid excuse stating the reason.  If you wish to send the excuse via U.S. mail, send it to:
University of Colorado Denver, downtown Campus
Center for Pre-Collegiate and Academic Outreach Programs
Campus Box 147, P.O Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217-3364

Other Contact Infromation:
Phone: (303) 556-2322 and 
Fax: (303) 556-2054
Email: ub@ucdenver.edu

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