Overnight Accommodations

Merit Weekend

Overnight accommodations are not provided at Merit Weekend. If you are planning to stay overnight in Lexington, we strongly recommend that you make your hotel reservations as early as possible. There are many events in Lexington in the spring, and hotel availability may be limited.

For more information about accommodations in Lexington, visit www.bbnhotels.com, where you may find better rates than through a general hotel search. Plus, by booking through that link, you benefit the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic. And that's at no cost to you.


"see blue." U Overnight Accommodations 

Students and their guests have the opportunity to stay on campus during their “see blue.” U Orientation. Although it is not required to stay on campus, students and parents enjoy the experience of staying on campus and the close proximity to the sessions. Those choosing to stay on campus can check-in at on day 1 of their "see blue." U Orientation at 4 p.m. and should check-out no later than 2 p.m. on day 2.  If families live a considerable distance away and wish to arrive on campus the night prior to their student's "see blue." U Orientation, they may make reservations to include the night before.  Those choosing to arrive the night before should check-in no earlier than 4 p.m.  Making reservations prior to arrival is highly encouraged.  Walk-ups are welcome. Payment is by credit or debit card only; no cash please.  UK is a tobacco-free campus - this includes overnight accommodations.  

Information for summer 2020 overnight accomodations is forthcoming.

Registration for overnight accomodations is strongly encouraged. Please return to this page at the beginning of April 2020 for details on how to make your reservation.


The following is provided for your convenience:


Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau : 301 East Vine Street, Lexington, Kentucky 40507 / Phone: 1-800-845-3959

Bluegrass Airport: 4000 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY 40510 / Phone: 859-425-3114

Bluegrass Cab : 859-223-8888  

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