Want to Work with UB?

Click play to hear Garrett talk about the importance of the UB internship/mentor program!

Garrett is a graduate of Stearns High School.  


Are you looking for rewarding summer employment? Consider applying for a position with the Upward Bound team! Tentative employment dates for summer 2020 are June 15 to August 1 (subject to change due to snow days).

Current University of Maine students are asked to apply for Summer Work-Study before April 3,2020.


Applicants must have completed at least three years of college and currently be in good academic standing. Preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • Experience as a TA, tutor, residential advisor or camp counselor
  • Experience working with low-income, first-generation-to-college students
  • Valid Driver’s License and meet approval by the UMaine Motorpool
  • TRIO background


Summer Application

Application for new summer staff
  • Personal Information

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Reference 1

  • Reference 2

  • Personal Statements

After we receive and review your application, you will be contacted for an interview. Apply early! We like to interview during the last two weeks of February, and into the beginning of March.

2017 Summer Staff wearing program tshirts

2019 Summer Staff

(photo by Beth Morin)