Contact Us

For more information on Upward Bound or how to apply, contact the UB office located in the North College Center at Mineral Area College. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Upward Bound Staff

Mineral Area College

P.O. Box 1000

Park Hills, MO 63601

(573) 518-2156

(573) 518-2168 FAX


Rebecca Neighbors, Director

(573) 518-2212

Michelle Dane, Academic Advisor

Bismarck, Farmington, West County

(573) 518-2187

Connie Hester, Administrative Assistant

Valley of Caledonia

(573) 518-2156

Chad Majeske, Academic Advisor

Central, North County

(573) 518-3827

Darlene Pogue, Academic Advisor


(573) 518-2248

Melissa Stetina, Academic Advisor

Arcadia Valley, Kingston, Potosi

(573) 518-2394



Upward Bound has an alert system that can contact registered individuals by text, e-mail or phone call. The system is used to maintain good communication for our students, parents / guardians. Click on the image below to get the directions to add, update and remove information.