Steps to Apply

Step 1: Submit an Interest Form

Access the online Interest Form to submit your responses. If a paper format is preferred, please contact your high school counselor to inquire about the TRIO UBMS Interest Form. 


Step 2: Pre-Selection Interview

Once we have received your responses to the Interest Form, a Pre-Selection Interview will be conducted either in person or over the phone. This will allow us to determine your candidancy to proceed with our application, which is a lengthy process.

Step 3: Complete Application

Applications will be mailed out to all eligible participants upon the completion of the Pre-Selection Interview.
All applicants must complete the entire application packet and include all required supporting documents. The following items should be completed/provided prior to submitting your application to UBMS:
  • Student Needs Assessment Survey
  • Parent/Guardian and Family Assessment
  • Student Application
  • Release of Records Agreement
  • Teacher & Counselor Recommendation Form
  • Copy of School Photo ID
  • Copy of U.S. Birth Certificate
  • Copy of Social Security Card
  • Copy of Current Transcript
  • Copy of Parent/Guardian Current Form 1040 Income Tax

I've applied, what's next?

Please allow UBMS 2-3 weeks to review your application to ensure that all required documents have been submitted and that you have met eligibility. A UBMS staff member will contact you if additional information is needed. 

Once selected, all new participants will be required to attend a mandatory New Student Orientation.

Please contact UBMS at (310) 243-2872 or akhan@csudh.edu if you have any additional questions or concerns.


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