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The University of King’s College, Canada’s oldest chartered university, is a tightly-knit and extraordinarily lively academic community located in Halifax, Nova Scotia. It is known nationally and internationally for its interdisciplinary programmes in the humanities and journalism. More V

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Congratulations Class of 2016

Encaenia video and photo galleries are now available

Currently accepting applications

Graduate & Advanced Journalism Programs

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Sarah Burns, recipient of a 2016 Rhodes Scholarship

Sarah Burns Awarded Rhodes Scholarship

Celebrating the 30th Rhodes Scholar in King's history

Humanities for Young People. July 10-16, 2016

Humanities for Young People

New residential summer program for bright and highly-motivated students from ages 14 to 16

William Lahey

William Lahey

to become King's 25th President and Vice-Chancellor








Latest News


We are delighted that you have chosen FYP (pronounced “fip”) and are sure that you will find the year both intense and engaging! As you begin to
Journalist Corbett Hancey (BJ '11)
Journalist Corbett Hancey (BJ ‘11) has received the Gordon Sinclair Foundation Roving Reporter Bursary for 2016. The award, valued at $15,000, supports a
Jennifer Adams, the new university librarian
Jennifer Adams will be joining King’s on Monday, June 20 as the University Librarian.  It’s a “coming home” of sorts for Jennifer
Jen Powley (MFA '15)
Jen Powley, MFA 2015 Jennifer Powley’s health was failing. And, thanks to the cumulative effectives of more than 20 years of living with multiple
Visit for galleries, transcripts of the convocation and valedictory addresses, and more Congratulations and welcome to the
Welcome Class of 2016 to the University of King’s College Alumni Association, the oldest alumni association in Canada. The alumni association has played

Upcoming Events


June 25, 2016 (All day)
August 16, 2016 (All day)
September 22, 2016 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
October 20, 2016 (All day)




The questions are still open for us as we strive to understand these great texts. We need the students' help.”

—Dr. Angus Johnston, Inglis Professor, FYP