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Wildcat Coal Lodge

Exterior of the Wildcat Coal Lodge


The Wildcat Coal Lodge is the residence hall for the men’s basketball team. It opened in 2012, replacing the previous Joe B. Hall Wildcat Lodge.


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[student name]
[room number] Wildcat Coal Lodge
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40526-0644

* Blazer Hall, Chellgren Hall and Wildcat Coal Lodge are the Break Housing halls. They remain open during all UK Academic recesses (August 22, 2018 to May 3, 2019). All residents in these halls will have an $80 “Break Housing Fee” applied each semester.


  • 24/7 staffed front desk
  • Air-conditioned
  • Twin extra-long (80" x 52" x 8.5") Tempur-Pedic mattress
  • Fully furnished rooms with moveable furniture: 4-drawer dresser, desk, desk chair, shelves, and built-in closet for each student.
  • Carpeting in bedrooms
  • High-speed wired and wireless Internet access
  • Digital cable (Check to see if your TV is compatible)
  • Study areas on each floor
  • Laundry room on each floor ($1.25 to wash & $1.25 to dry)
  • Kitchen on each floor
  • Multi-purpose room on each floor
  • Bike parking
  • MicroFridge provided

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The Wildcat Coal Lodge sits next to Memorial Coliseum in North Campus and is near several dining options as well as the student center, Whitehall Classroom Building, and Peterson Office Tower.