The University of Pikeville is located in Pikeville, a vibrant community in Eastern Kentucky. Pikeville is one of the state’s leading financial centers and was ranked as one of the “100 Best Small Towns” in America. The city offers a variety of cultural activities including festivals, restaurants, cinema and shopping centers. Home of the University of Pikeville's men's and women's basketball teams, the Eastern Kentucky Exposition Center has promoted shows such as Kelly Clarkson, Kid Rock, "Disney on Ice," arena football and high school athletic events. Located just a few miles from campus is Jenny Wiley State Resort Park, a scenic beauty that offers a full range of recreational activities, and the Breaks Interstate Park with a breathtaking panoramic view of the Cumberland Mountains.
To learn more about the exciting things happening in Pikeville and the region visit the links below.
City Tourism and Convention Commission