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Colleges / University of Pikeville

University of Pikeville

Pikeville, KY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate76%

About University of Pikeville

University of Pikeville is a private, religious university in the town of Pikeville, KY. University of Pikeville was founded in 1889. The college currently enrolls around 2,425 students per year, including 1,497 undergraduates.

University of Pikeville Acceptance Rate

It is not competitive to get into University of Pikeville. University of Pikeville admitted 76% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 2,407 out of 3,188 total applicants were accepted.

University of Pikeville Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 76%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 6%

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University of Pikeville is located in Pikeville, KY,.

If you would like to see University of Pikeville for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 23 to Pikeville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Blue Grass.

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College Info

147 Sycamore Street Pikeville, KY 41501

Campus Setting: Small Town

University of Pikeville Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Pikeville is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Pikeville is Aug 15.

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University of Pikeville SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

970 - 1130


Math SAT Range

460 - 570


Reading SAT Range

480 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1130 and Above


970 to 1130


970 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for University of Pikeville students is 1061. Applicants with SAT scores of 1130 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of Pikeville, while applicants with SAT scores between 970 to 1130 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 970 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of Pikeville.

University of Pikeville Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at University of Pikeville is like? There are approximately 2,425 students enrolled at University of Pikeville, including 1,497 undergraduate students and 928 graduate students. 72% percent of students attend school full-time, 74% percent are from KY and 26% percent of students are from other states.


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