There’s always something happening on UPIKE’s campus. Join one of the 40 clubs and organizations or cheer on the Bears with free admission to all UPIKE home sporting events. Enjoy the benefits of free parking, wi-fi, cable, laundry facilities, academic assistance, computer labs and more. Campus dining is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Take a break from studying in the student lounge or the food court that includes Chick-fil-A, Einstein Bros. Bagels and a campus convenience store.  

Coming in 2017, the newest building on campus, the Health Professions Education Building, will house a food court featuring Chick-fil-A, Einstein Bros. Bagels and a campus convenience store.

» Welcome Week
» What’s Up Wednesday
» Cultural Outings
» Homecoming Week
» Free Movie Nights
» Guest Speakers and Lecture Series

» Greek Week
» Religious Emphasis Week
» Dances and Concerts
» Live Entertainment
» Community Service Projects
» Sporting Events/Intramurals
» Midnight Breakfast

UPIKE is located in the City of Pikeville. Walk down “the 99” and you’ll see why Pikeville is one of the greatest small towns in the country.


»  Live concerts and events
»  Local theatre productions
»  Annual festivals
»  Restaurants/Hotels
»  Shops and bookstores
»  Historical sites and tours


» Horseback trailriding
» Kayaking and canoeing
» Ziplining
» Hiking/Walking trails
» Free UPIKE athletic events
» Museum
» Outdoor amphitheatre
» Movie theatre
» Farmers’ Market
» Pikeville Commons Shopping Center 



» Art Club
» Biology Club
» Black Student Union
» Best Buddies
» Blessed Unity of God (BUG)
» Campus Christian Outreach
» Campus Progressives
» Criminal Justice Club
» Campus Conservatives
» Dungeons and Dragons
» International Club
» Phi Beta Lambda
» Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention
» Speech Team
» Student Nurses Association of Pikeville
» Student Social Work Association
» Psychology Club
» The Pink Ladies: 
   Breast Cancer Awareness Group
» Theatre Club
» Greek Life
  • Alpha Kappa Lambda Fraternity
  • Delta Delta Nu Sorority
  • Gamma Sigma Chi Fraternity
  • Zeta Omega Chi Sorority


There has never been a better time to be a UPIKE Bear! APPLY NOW
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