University of Pikeville

Office of Admissions
147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, Kentucky 41501
(606) 218-5251

Freshmen Application Process

If you’ll be a first-time freshman at UPIKE, follow these steps to apply:

  • Submit an official copy of your high school transcript.
  • Send your ACT or SAT results to UPIKE.(Optional for scholarship opportunities)
  • Submit any AP/IB/AICE transcripts with associated test scores for college credit.
  • Submit any college transcripts for all dual credit courses you may have completed while in high school.
  • Complete the UPIKE application.
  • Submit Enrollment Deposit

Click below to pay your deposit online. Once you start at UPIKE, your deposit will be applied to your tuition and fees for the term in which you enroll. If you have questions or would like additional information, please email Admissions, at

Next Steps

Thanks for your interest in the University of Pikeville. We are excited to have you join the UPIKE family! Once admitted to UPIKE, the next step is to submit a $75 enrollment deposit linked above to reserve your seat for the future term and gain access to a UPIKE email account. Through the email account, we’ll send you regular updates regarding:

*Please use a Windows/ Mac browser or mobile browser to access the deposit link above.

  • GROWL (orientation) dates
  • Housing application instructions
  • Financial Aid processing and scholarship opportunities
  • Upcoming campus events and activities
  • And much more…

Financial Aid

After you’ve completed the application process, apply for financial aid by completing the FAFSA. UPIKE’s code is: 001980. Click the button below to view the full Cost of Attendance information:

Paying for College

Many UPIKE students receive institutional scholarships to assist with the cost of attendance. Explore UPIKE’s wide variety of scholarship options.