Student Activities & Leadership Development

UPIKE strives to offer opportunities for you to grow both inside and outside of the classroom. Getting involved on campus is a major part of the college experience. We encourage you to pursue your personal passions through clubs, activities, events and student leadership opportunities. Overall, the Office of Student Services strives to help you become engaged and acclimated to campus life.

Our office is always open. We welcome you to visit, share your ideas and assist in planning activities and programs.

With a close-knit campus environment, we encourage you to work with us to create your own unique higher education experience that includes extracurricular activities.

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Student Government Association

Student Government Association (SGA) works in cooperation with the faculty and administration to build a better and stronger University of Pikeville. SGA sponsors many of the activities on campus and sets a strong example of leadership, community and service. The university encourages you to become an integral part of the decision-making process by participating in a variety of SGA committees that create a positive impact. Students are always welcome at SGA's public meetings.



Clubs and Organizations

Clubs and organizations bring together like-minded students. For an up-to-date list of UPIKE's many clubs and organizations visit the link below. To learn more about how you can get involved on campus, please stop by the Student Services Office on the bottom level of the Administration Building.


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Intramural Sports & Outdoor Recreation

UPIKE’s Intramural and Outdoor Recreation activities provide access to exercise, social interaction and friendly competition. You'll have opportunities to participate in flag football, basketball, volleyball, cornhole, kayaking, hiking, zip lining and much more. Intramural leagues and tournaments allow you to build friendships, overcome obstacles and challenge yourself. Intramural Sports operate three league seasons per semester, as well as weekend tournaments throughout the year. UPIKE offers activities like basketball, cornhole and dodgeball as well as kickball and many more. If you'd like to know how to become involved, contact Adam Llanos, Coordinator of Student Activities, at (606) 218-5222 or