As a graduate, you are one of thousands of our alumni. We are confident that you received a superior education and made life-long friends during your days “on the Hill.” Most of you have in one way or another become attached to the University and want to keep in touch with your alma mater and classmates. The Alumni Association provides that opportunity.
Upon graduation, you automatically become a member of the University of Pikeville Alumni Association. As a member, you will receive View from the Hill, the University’s Alumni newsletter, and invitations/updates throughout the year. Please keep the University informed about your current address as well as any newsworthy events in your life. Stay in touch, or even better, continue being a part of the University of Pikeville by participating actively in your Alumni Association.
Out of gratitude for the education received and the wonderful memories made at the University of Pikeville and a belief in the value of public higher education, the Alumni Association is committed to continuous improvement of educational processes through its support to the University.
The Association promotes a meaningful dialogue and exchange of ideas between the University and its alumni. And, through programs such as volunteer services and alumni scholarships, the Association is committed to strengthening alumni relations in support of the University’s mission. These include providing information about the University to alumni, encouraging and supporting Pikeville’s educational relationship with alumni, sponsoring a variety of activities of interest to alumni and providing alumni with opportunities for service to the University.
Communicate current, meaningful information about Pikeville to alumni and friends of the University on a regular basis.
Increase participation in Alumni Association sponsored programs in terms of numbers, geography and diversity.
Expand opportunities for alumni to maintain their relationship with one another.
Cultivate students so they will become active alumni.
Enhance and enrich the experiences of students through contact with alumni.
Elevate the University of Pikeville’s reputation and raise its visibility in the local community.
Engage in an ongoing planning process to meet the needs of an ever-changing alumni body.