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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

Congratulations Class of 2016

Encaenia video and photo galleries are now available

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

Currently accepting applications

Graduate & Advanced Journalism Programs

Accepting Applications. Apply Now!

Visit to learn about King's' unique approach to education.

Experience King's

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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

Study in Florence, Italy - May 2016

Early Modern Art, Literature and Politics with Dr. Jannette Vusich

William Lahey

William Lahey

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








Latest News


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
The application deadline is rapidly approaching for the University of King's College's new program, Humanities for Young People (HYP), a new summer
When Pauline Dakin arrived in August 2013 to begin her first summer residency in the new two-year MFA in Creative Nonfiction program at the University of King
Two of Canada’s premiere data journalists are coming to King’s in June to teach in the annual King’s summer data schools. The Toronto Star
One of Canada’s most accomplished publishing professionals will serve as the Penguin Random House Canada Editor-in-Residence during this summer’s

Upcoming Events


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




Your undergrad is not only about the subject you study—it's about the skills you learn and the community you become a part of.”

—Coren Pulleyblank, BAH '09