Admissions Office, 147 Sycamore StreetPikeville, KY 41501 606-218-5251
About Pikeville College
  • Year of Foundation 1889
  • Size of Campus 25 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian (U.S.A.)
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 844
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 51%, 49%, 26%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee N/A
  • Enrollment No. 673
The University of Pikeville (nicknamed UPike and formerly known as Pikeville College) is a private, liberal arts university affiliated with the Presbyterian Church, located in Pikeville, Kentucky, United States. The university is home to the Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine, one of three medical schools in the state of Kentucky. It confers associate, bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees through its six academic divisions and one medical college; and has a current enrollment over 1,800 students. The university has a vibrant campus life, with over 30 student organizations.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Baptist Student Union
  • Number of honor societies Lambda Pi Eta, Lambda Sigma, Psi Chi, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Beta Delta, Sigma Tau Delta, Sigma Zeta, Theta Alpha Kappa
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of frats 0
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta, GA (400), Lexington, KY (150)
  • Distance to nearest train Ashland, KY (100)
  • Distance to nearest bus Ashland, KY (100)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 95%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms Yes
  • Number of students using college housing 34%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (19%), women's dorms (31%), men's dorms (50%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
Campus Services
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 15
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,416
  • Number Of Books in Library 72,673
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 79
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,811
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 42
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 219
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 26
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 39,128
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Employed Students after 2 years 88%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, alumni network
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 84%
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 88%
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 1%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village