King's College gives you the tools to succeed while you're here and long after you graduate. A variety of majors, special programs, and unique experiences help you discover your passions and develop the core of who you are. Small classes ensure personal interactions with faculty and access to résumé-building opportunities. It's all part of a caring environment where you'll find supportive professors, impressive coaches, and friends for life. We invite you to explore what King's has to offer.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts
  • Physician Assistant Studies

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI)
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Religious Affiliation
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


A freshman applicant is any student who has not enrolled in any college credit after graduating from high school, or has not yet graduated from high school.


A transfer applicant is any student who has enrolled in at least one hour of college credit after graduating high school.

Additional Information

Over 99% of our first-year students receive financial assistance. We offer numerous scholarshipgrantloan and work-study programs because we believe college is an investment in the future-both yours and ours. In 2018-2019, our average gift aid was $20,117, with average first year Financial Aid awards at $28,257.

Visit us

A great way to learn about the King's College community is to schedule a visit. Student-led campus tours will help you experience classrooms, residence halls, dining facilities, the campus center and athletic facilities. While here, you will have an opportunity to consult with an admission counselor. You'll also have a chance to take one of our unique shuttle tours of the area, meet with a coach, or member of our faculty. Some Saturdays are available too! More information about scheduling a visit can be found at

"King's teaches students not only how to make a living, but how to live."

Fr. James Connerton, CSC, PhD, Founding President, King's College, 1946
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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

133 North River St
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711, United States of America

Phone number

(888) 546-4772