King's Campus

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

David Johnston & Malala Yousafzai

Five 2014 honorary doctorates

Celebrating education and social justice

Penny Kitchen & Peppy

'Warehoused' project nominated

Student journalists are CAJ award finalists

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Spring Meet & Greet

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King's Come Home: Anniversary weekend June 27 - 29, 2014

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The Harrison McCain Foundation makes a generous gift of $500,000

Harrison McCain Foundation

Read about its transformative gift

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Foundation year and journalism deadline: 1 June.

Rob Sobey presents the gift to King's

Donald Sobey makes $2 million gift

Read about his new scholarships








Latest News


His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston
His Excellency, the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Ms Malala Yousafzai will be among the five highly distinguished honorary
The 2013 investigative journalism team of Laura Hubbard, Kate McKenna, Natascia Lypny, Emily Kitagawa, Tari Wilson, Rana Encol, and Luke Orrell is a finalist
It was a successful round of SSHRC grant competitions for King’s. Thanks to the leadership and hard work of Dr Gordon McOuat, Dr Mélanie Frappier
Harrison McCain
The Pit, King's College's much-loved black box theatre, has received a gift of $500,000 from the Harrison McCain Foundation. Thanks to this gift, the
Sam Mednick head shot
“My motto is ‘just say yes’,” says Samuelle – Sam – Mednick (BJH ’05). It helps to explain why her journey from the
Dr Cooper outdoors
President George Cooper delivered his annual speech to faculty and staff at the University of King's College on 7 January 2014. He outlined the achievements of

Upcoming Events


June 27, 2014 - 5:00pm
April 22, 2014 - 7:00pm
April 1, 2014 - 1:00pm
March 27, 2014 - 7:00pm
March 26, 2014 - 8:00pm
March 26, 2014 - 6:00pm
March 25, 2014 - 7:00pm




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