Veterans Upward Bound Program


Dear Applicant:

The Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) Program at Central Carolina Community College is a federally funded educational program which prepares veterans for postsecondary education. The VUB Program at CCCC serves veterans from Lee County, Harnett County, Chatham County, Johnston County, and Wake County. Eligible participants will receive mentoring, tutoring, academic instruction, and advising services to prepare them for a program of postsecondary education.

If you are interested in participating in the Veterans Upward Bound Program, please follow the below instructions in order to complete the application process:

  1. Complete the entire application packet by supplying all of the required information as outlined.
  2. Submit a copy of applicant's DD Form 214 (Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty).
  3. Scan, email (, mail, or drop off DD-214:
    Veterans Upward Bound Program
    Attn: Office of TRIO Programs
    Central Carolina Community College
    1105 Kelly Drive
    Sanford, NC 27330

Your application cannot be processed without completing all of the requested information. Once your application has been received, you will be notified by mail of your application status. If you have any questions, please contact our office at (919) 718-7463. Thank you for your interest in our Veterans Upward Bound Program!

Privacy Act

In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974 (Public Law No. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. 552A), you are hereby notified that the Department of Education is authorized to collect information to implement the Upward Bound program under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (Pub. Law 102-325, sec. 402C). In accordance with this authority, the Department receives and maintains personal information on participants in the Upward Bound program. The principle purpose for collecting the information is to administer the program, including tracking and evaluating participants' academic progress. Providing the information on this form, including a social security number (SSN) is voluntary; failure to disclose a SSN will not result in denial of any right, benefit or privilege to which the participant is entitled. The information that is collected on this form will be retained in the program files and may be released to other Department officials in the performance of official duties.

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