University of Pikeville

147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, Kentucky 41501
(606) 218-5250


Gym Space

Located by the historic Academy Building in downtown Pikeville, the UPIKE Gym has been host to the 15th Region Basketball Tournament, community Christmas parties, job fairs and countless other community and regional events. This 9,000-square-foot facility is a great place to host company gatherings, conferences or high school proms.

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  • Flexible seating arrangements
  • Lighting Options
  • Sound System
  • Wireless Internet

Capacity and Rates

The UPIKE Gym has a capacity of 1700

Rental Rates:

  • Campus Groups – Contact Conference & Event Services for information
  • External Groups – $750
  • Non-Profit – Contact Conference & Event Services for information

Staffing Rates:

  • Housekeeping – $24/hour – Four-hour minimum
  • IT Personnel – $35/hour – Four-hour minimum
  • Sound Tech – $20/hour – Four-hour minimum