Esports at the University of Kentucky Play for Every Passion
Our mission at UK Esports is to create a dynamic and inclusive community where gamers, students, staff, and community members can come together to connect, compete, and learn. We strive to provide a comprehensive gaming experience, including access to top-of-the-line gaming equipment, exciting Esports and gaming events, and opportunities for professional and academic growth. Our goal is to foster a love of gaming and Esports while promoting teamwork, critical thinking, and digital literacy. Through our partnerships with industry leaders such as Gen.G Esports and our title sponsor, the University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union, we are committed to bringing the best gaming and Esports experience to the University of Kentucky and beyond.
The University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union (UKFCU) is proud to partner with UK Esports, providing the title sponsorship for the program's state-of-the-art gaming facility, the UKFCU Esports Lounge! As a trusted financial institution for the University of Kentucky community, UKFCU recognizes the importance of supporting initiatives that foster growth, innovation, and engagement for students and residents alike.
We are grateful for the support of the University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union and the investment they have made in our program and facilities. Through this partnership, we are able to bring exciting and enriching experiences to the University and regional community, helping to shape the future of Esports and technology. Join us in this exciting journey and be a part of the UKFCU Esports Lounge community. Click here to find out how the University of Kentucky Federal Credit Union is building community on our campus and throughout the region.
Gen G Esports
The UK Esports program is proud to announce our partnership with Gen.G Esports, a leading name in the Esports industry. With this partnership, we are able to bring exciting opportunities and events to our campus and local community, further advancing the growth and development of Esports.
Whether it's through engaging events that highlight the best of Esports and gaming, or through opportunities to explore careers and build Esports programs, the UK Esports program and Gen.G Esports are committed to providing the best possible experience for our community. Join us in this exciting new chapter and discover the limitless possibilities of Esports and gaming. Click here to see what Gen.G and UK Esports are creating together!
Our New Kentucky Home
The Cornerstone Building, located at the intersection of the University of Kentucky and downtown Lexington, is more than just a building. It is a hub of activity, innovation, and community engagement. Nestled next to the convenient parking at the Cornerstone garage, the building houses the UKFCU Esports Lounge, the UKFCU Esports Theater, and the Innovation Lab, as well as a variety of vendors, including Ethereal Brewery and Rolling Oven Pizza.
As the home of the UK Esports program, the Cornerstone Building is a place where students, staff, and faculty members can come together to foster their passion for gaming and technology. With state-of-the-art equipment and resources, the UKFCU Esports Lounge provides an environment for individuals to come together and compete, learn, and innovate. Additionally, the Innovation Lab serves as a space for those who want to explore new ideas and concepts, while the UKFCU Esports Theater allows for large-scale events and broadcasts. With free reservations for meeting rooms and spaces available to both UK and community members, the Cornerstone Building is a place for everyone to come together and be a part of something great.