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

Presidential Search

Presidential Search

Announcing the search for the college's 25th President and Vice-Chancellor

King's class of 2015, pictured on the steps of the Library

Congratulations Class of 2015!

Encaenia video and photo galleries are now available

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

Experience King's

Visit our new online viewbook,

A King's Foundation Year Programme Student reads on the quad.

Foundation Year Programme

Application Deadline July 15, 2015

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Bachelor of Journalism (one year) - Application deadline July 15, 2015

CSP, EMSP and HOST course listings for 2015-2016

Course Listings 2015-2016

Browse the Courses for the Contemporary Studies, Early Modern Studies, and History of Science and Technology Programmes!








Latest News


The University of King's College Board of Governors has established a Presidential Search Committee to find a replacement for outgoing President
Professor Sarah Clift has provided the translation for German scholar Aleida Assmann's new work Shadows of Trauma. Assmann, Professor of English and
Steve Smith won silver at the New York Festivals World's Best Radio Programs com
Steve Smith (BJ ‘97) has won a silver medal in the History category of the 2015 New York Festivals World's Best Radio Programs competition
Sodexo is 'Feeding our Future' again this summer Summer means summer camps for many children around the province. For the Sodexo team, summer camps
University of King's College Alumni Association welcomes the Class of 2015
Visit for galleries, transcipts of the convocation, valedictory and baccalaureate service addresses, and more Congratulations
King’s is pleased to announce it will live stream its 2015 Encaenia ceremony on The broadcast will begin on Thursday, May 14 at 2:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events


August 18, 2015 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm
September 17, 2015 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm




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