In 2019-2020, The King's University is proud to be celebrating 40 years. Established in 1979, King's was founded under the belief that Christian universities matter; to students, to communities, to our world.

This year, King's celebrates 40 years of developing minds and equipping learners to bring change and. We celebrate a proud tradition of rigorous academic scholarship and research at the highest levels. Most importantly, we celebrate the generations of alumni and graduates who form King's emerging legacy as a university unrelenting in it's pursuit of student success, renewal in all things, and faithful scholarship.

Fall 2019

U-Night | September 7

Are you student, prospective student, alumni? Join us for our free anniversary kick-off event featuring carnival rides, food trucks, soccer home openers and tailgate party, and the president's barbecue and bonfire in the evening.

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Anniversary Banquet | September 28

Purchase tickets for our 40th anniversary banquet and silent auction and look forward to an evening of live entertainment, fantastic food, and reflecting on our history of being blessed by God's goodness. A cash bar will be available.

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Family Weekend | October 19

It's our court sport home openers and we're looking to pack our house! Come cheer on our Eagles and enjoy free admission, noise makers, t-shirts, and concession items.

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Choir Concert | November 29

In honour of King's 40th Anniversary, King's concert, chamber, and community choirs are performing alongside student musicians and guest accompanists for a special evening of musical celebration and reflection.

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Community Ice Rink | Late November TBA

What better time to start a new tradition then our 40th year? Starting late Fall 2019, the south field will be transformed into a community ice rink. Make sure you visit us under the mini-lights for a magical winter campus experience.

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Christmas Light Up | December 6

Our 40th year means it's our 40th Christmas. We're making sure it's a special one! Sleigh rides, Christmas crafts, twinkling lights, tasty treats, Christmas carols, and roasting chestnuts -- bring your friends, your loved-ones, and your little ones to our campus Christmas extravaganza. 

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Winter 2020

40 Anniversary Chapel and Reception | March 18

Are you passionate about King's? If so, you're invited to the President's 40 Anniversary Reception. This special 2 hour event will start with a noon worship service and end with a dessert and coffee reception hosted by the President.

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Church Leaders Appreciation Breakfast

As a pastor, youth director, or other ministry staff member, we're excited to host you for a time of prayer, devotions, and fellowship. We'll also fill you in on some of the latest developments at Edmonton's Christian University.

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Science and Music

Brilliant photos from King's observatory, stunning images and videos from King's natural science labs of the microscopic world, all set to a rich score performed by talented student musicians. The event is free but register today! Space is limited. 

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Donor Appreciation Night

You volunteer you time, your gifts, your energy supporting Christian university at King's. We can't begin to express how thankful we are for everything you do to support the great work happening here everyday!

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Alumni Day

In honour of our 40th Anniversary, we're excited to offer this special day for our Alumni. Enjoy heavy discounts (up to 50%!) on merchandise, and free applications for children of alumni.

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Research and Scholarship Fair

From day one, Christian research and scholarship has been an important part of what makes King's distinct. We're proud of our tradition of excellence in research and academics that exists to this day. Learn what our students have been working on at this special event.

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40th Anniversary Alumni Tour

Calgary | August 24-25

Wine & Cheese Night

Home of Carolyn and Henry Huisman
25 Bearspaw Meadows Way NW Calgary AB T3L 2M3
7:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

Emmanuel CRC

Greetings from the President;
Sermon from Professor of Philosophy, Dr. Neal DeRoo
10:00 A.M.

Lunch & Learn
1:00 P.M.

Neerlandia | November 17

Times, location, speaker, TBA

Chilliwack | February 28 - March 1

Times, location, speaker, TBA

Terrace | TBA

Date, times, location, speaker TBA

Lethbridge | TBA

Date, times, location, speaker TBA

Okanagan | TBA

Date, times, location, speaker TBA

Other Eagles Athletics Events

Blue Out | Friday, November 22

Wear blue in support of your
King's University Eagles Bolleyball teams.
- Free noisemakers and face paint -

Badminton Championship | Sunday, January 19

Attend the ACAC Badminton Championship
being hosted at The King's University.

Make Some Noise for Mental Health | January 24 - 25

Join the Eagles as they raise awareness for
student athletes and others struggling
with mental health concerns.
- Free noisemakers and giveaways -

Blue Out | Friday, February 21

Wear blue in support of your
King's University Eagles Basketball teams.
- Free noisemakers and face paint -