The University of Kansas Veterans Upward Bound (VUB)
is an education and skills program designed specifically to serve
the needs of today's veterans. Our mission is to provide qualifying veterans
with the skill and motivation necessary to complete a GED program,
or to enter and succeed in a postsecondary education program.
We offer a unique range of services designed to prepare eligible veterans for success when they enter their chosen educational program, whether it is at a 2-year community college, a 4-year college or university, or a public or private vocational or technical school. All services, including instruction, textbooks, advising, and supplies, are provided FREE of charge.
VUB is a TRIO
Program funded by the U.S. Department
of Education and is administered through the The
Institute for Educational Research and Public Service in
School of Education at the University
of Kansas . We serve veterans in the greater Kansas City metropolitan
area including Leavenworth and Wyandotte Counties in
Kansas, and Jackson, Cass, and Clay Counties in Missouri. Our
main office is located in Kansas City, Kansas.
The University of Kansas Veterans Upward Bound
Gateway Tower II, Suite 105
400 State Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66101
(913) 321-5512 or Toll-free (877) 446-9337