University of Pikeville

Office of Business Affairs
147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, Kentucky 41501
(606) 218-5200

Bear Pause

Bear Pause events are incoming students’ final opportunity to complete processes and payment transactions that are required to begin classes and move into residence halls.

Important Information

Attending a Bear Pause event is required for incoming students who do not complete, within the appropriate time frame, required processes with the following campus offices:


  • Application Completed
  • Official Transcripts Submitted

Student Financial Services

  • FAFSA Filed
  • MPN/Entrance Counseling for Student Loans
  • Aid Accepted on UPIKE Self Service
  • Verification Documents Submitted

Student Success

  • Class Schedule/Advising

Residence Life

Office of Business Affairs

  • Balance Paid or Payment Arrangement Established
  • Promissory Note Signed
  • Enrollment Deposit Paid (applicable to new students only)

Brandi Gollihue

Associate Vice President for Finance and Business Affairs
(606) 218-5204