The King's University

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Located in Edmonton, Alberta, The King's University is a Christian university offering fully accredited Bachelor's degrees in the arts, humanities, music, natural sciences, business, and education.


King's is a welcoming community and is well regarded as an academic institution. Faculty are highly qualified and stand out in their fields. The university's student body is made up of 900 students from over 35 nations.

Areas of Expertise

The King's University is known for excellent degree programs taught by engaged professors. In particular, the university's natural science department is led by several industry leading scholars and researchers.


King's business and accounting programs are offered through its Leder School of Business and feature practical hands-on learning and international study opportunities — all offered with a Christian perspective.


Other unique programs at King's include the its Environmental Studies, Politics, History & Economics, and Interdisciplinary Science majors.

On Campus Housing

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Female only:130 bedsLowest: $2,775Highest: $7,400
Male only:130 bedsLowest: $2,775Highest: $7,400

Housing choices at King's include the university's Tower residence with spacious double occupancy rooms and ensuite washrooms, and its Apartments and Tower Suites residences with included kitchens and living spaces. Housing is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Off Campus Housing

Off-campus prices range from $400.00 to $1,300.00 per month. The campus is on the edge of a residential district and it is close to churches, recreational facilities, and a shopping mall.

Incoming Students

Prospective students are encouraged to contact King's admissions office with any and all questions at admissions@kingsu.ca, 1-800-661-8582. King's offers several organized visit opportunities throughout the year. One-on-one tours are available by appointment.

Career Planning

Admission counsellors, academic advisers and student counselling are available to help students find the right program. King's Centre for Career and Calling provides students with free employment resources as well as professional career and vocational counselling.

Sports

King's competes in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) with men's and women's teams in basketball, volleyball, soccer/futsal, and badminton

Clubs

The King's Keepers/The Environmental Club, The International Student's Association, The King's Education Association, The King's Hands, The King's Players/Drama Club, TKUC Hockey Club, The Mature Student Association, The Outdoors Club, The Peer Support Program, The Philosophy Club, The Political Studies Club, The Psychology Club, The King's Science Society, Tae Kwon Do and Karate Clubs, Prison Ministry, Literature and Latte, and Zumba.

Information Technology

All students have access to free campus wifi, and free a subscription to MS Office 365 for their personal devices. In addition, IT application support is available. Students have access to state for the art computer labs providing MS Office, course related software and affordable printing, and large format printing options. The music lab is equipped with multimedia computers, MIDI keyboards, and digitizing tablets. The King's Library is a member of a consortium of Edmonton area libraries, including the University of Alberta whose catalogues are available on the Internet.

Cultural

The University has a 200 seat performance hall with a concert grand piano, a mechanical pipe organ, and two harpsichords, studios for voice, piano, strings and winds, practice rooms with piano and organs, and a 300 seat atrium with a piano.

Special Services

A wide variety of support services are available to help students thrive. Visit kingsu.ca for more information.

Affiliated Institutions

Leder School of Business, Micah Centre for Social Justice, King's Centre for Visualization in Science.

International Involvement

Exchange programs include Au Sable Institute for Environmental Studies (Mancelona, MI), AUCC Canada-Taiwan Scholarship Program, American Studies Program (Washington, DC), China Studies Program, Christelijke Hogeschool Ede (The Netherlands), Christian Center for Urban Studies (Chicago, IL), Contemporary Music Program, East Africa Studies Program, EduVenture, Focus on the Family Institute, Global Stewardship Study Program, International Business Institute, Jerusalem University College, L'Abri Fellowship (Switzerland), Latin American Studies Program (San Jose, Costa Rica), Los Angeles Film Studies Centre, Middle East Studies Program (Cairo, Egypt), Netherlandic Studies Program in Contemporary Europe, Oxford Summer School Program, Oxford Honors Program, Romanian Studies Program, Russian Studies Program, Summer Institute of Journalism (Washington, DC), and the San Francisco Urban Program.

Campus Tour

There are many exciting options for campus visits. King's View Fridays and Encounter Weekends are offered throughout the year. Enjoy free food, visit a class, and sleep over in residence. Parents are welcome. Please call or e-mail for a campus tour. Find an option that works best for you at kingsu.ca/visit.

Modified on April 01, 2021