Comer Education Campus is anchored by Gary Comer Youth Center, Gary Comer Middle School, and Gary Comer College Prep.


Upward Bound


10-12 graders only:

Upward Bound is an academic enrichment program design for 10-12 graders that provides the support necessary for all members to graduate from high school prepared for college and career. Our goal is for every young person to graduate with a comprehensive secondary plan. Upward Bound provides fun and interactive classes, academic coaching, field trips, college visits, mentorships, opportunities for dual enrollment/college courses with stipends.


If you have questions about membership, please contact membership via e-mail or call 773.358.4100. Please contact our program director for questions about our programs.

New Members: Please visit Tutorial for New Amilia Users for a step-by-step guide to using our new registration system.

Returning Members: please visit Tutorial for Existing Amilia Users for a step-by-step guide to re-enrolling in programs using your existing account.