For over 80 years, intramural have been a staple of campus life at the University of Kentucky!

Our evolving philosophy is to provide the University's students, faculty and staff with recreational events and experiences.  

These events and experiences are grounded in the basic beliefs of FUN, FAIR, SAFE.

Intramural Sports at the University of Kentucky are FREE (exception green fees for Golf)

  • FREE to all current students/faculty/staff        (exception green fees for golf tournament)
  • Equipment is supplied by the Intramural Sports Program for all sports         (exception golf tournament)
  • Participants and Teams who win championship receive an intramural championship shirt
  • Forfeit fee ($20) applies to team sports           (exception sports offered September 25 - 29, 2022)
    • Forfeit fee charged: Team no-show for scheduled game & when a team drops out of sport after schedule is posted
    • Teams can avoid forfeit fee by submitting an online default form by deadline (informing us & their opponent they cannot play)

Intramural sports offers a variety of opportunities to play and participants have choices! 

  • Drop-in events (show up and play)
  • Online registration: Opens online two weeks before start of sport & closes online 4 days before start date of a sport
  • Tournaments (1 day - 3 weeks)
  • Leagues (3 - 4 weeks)

Intramural Sports Calendar for Fall 2022


HIRING Fall 2022: 

  • Hiring for Intramural Trainee or Intramural Sports Official
  • Build and/or improve your leadership skills & transferable skills to apply to all career paths
  • $10/hour, Flexible schedules, No Experience Required & Paid Training
  • Work two shifts a week (Intramural Sports operates Sunday - Thursday after 6pm)
  • Opportunity for promotion in one (1) semester
  • Apply @



Registration for all intramural sports occurs through IMLeagues and you can login with your LinkBlue account.


Intramural Sports Calendar for Fall 2022:  Sports are not listed in order of occurrence

  • Tournament Dates: 
    • 3 v 3 Outdoor Basketball Tournament
    • 5 v 5 Basketball Tournament (3 week tournament)
    • Badminton Tournament
    • Cornhole Tournament
    • Golf, Singles Tournament
    • Homerun Derby Tournament
    • Kickball Tournament
    • Pickleball Tournament
    • Soccer Tennis Tournament
    • Softball Tournament
    • Spikeball Tournament
    • Street Soccer Tournament
    • Tennis, Singles Tournament
    • Volleyball Tournament
  • League Dates:  3 - 4 weeks regular season then playoff bracket
    • 7 v 7 Flag Football League 
Basketball Champions Basketball Champions
Flag Football Champions
Soccer Champions Flag Football Champions


All currently enrolled students, regular and currently employed faculty and staff.

Want to play but cannot commit for multiple days or weeks, use our Wildcard Player Policy: Wildcard Player Participation Policy

For Co-Rec or Open events ONLY, spouses of currently enrolled students or currently employed faculty and staff may participate.

The spouse must be on the same roster with their UK or BCTC spouse.  Spouses may not stand alone on a roster.


BCTC student/faculty/staff (ONLY Cooper Drive Campus Can Participate):

BCTC student/faculty/staff MUST pay “Recreation Fee” before access to IMLeagues or participation

Pay “Recreation Fee” = Call the EStore office Monday - Friday between 8am - 4:30pm

Online payment not currently accepted:

Information about “Recreation Fee” at

Please contact the Intramural Director, Natosha Harris @ to create you an account 


Other notes of eligibility, please see our Intramural Participant Quick Guide:


Each intramural team shall be permitted to have a maximum of two (2) current sport club members on its roster for the same or related sport.

These club players must be noted on the roster card.



Current and former collegiate varsity athletes are ineligible in to play in the sport they played at the varsity level and all related sports for one academic year or 365 days from their last varsity contest.

To be eligible for a UK Intramural event that is related to the participant’s varsity sport:

For the spring of 2023, a former varsity athlete participated in the fall of 2021

For the fall of 2022, a former varsity athlete participated in the spring of 2021

Former professional athletes are ineligible in the sport of their profession and all related sports but are eligible for all other non–related Intramural events.



Valid UK and BCTC student‚ faculty and staff IDs are required to enter and participate in all UK Intramural events.

All students are required to present their valid UK and BCTC student photo I.D.s.

All faculty and staff are required to present either a: valid UK or BCTC faculty/staff photo I.D. or a valid UK or BCTC faculty/staff card and another form of photo I.D. such as valid driver’s license.

For Co–Rec or Open events only‚ spouses of eligible students‚ faculty or staff must present a valid driver’s license in order to participate with their UK or BCTC spouse.

Email the Intramural Sports Program at
Call the Intramural Office at (859) 257–6584
Stop by the office (room 172A) located in the Bernard M. Johnson Center