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King University Student Life

King University is on a 135-acre campus in a suburban setting in Bristol, Tennessee. King University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

King University does not have fraternities or sororities.

King University has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at King University include Women in STEM, King Security and Intelligence Studies Student Group, Enactus and STEA-KE.

King University students' favorite campus events are Dogwood Festival/Alumni Weekend, Family Weekend and Late Night Exam Breakfast.

Does King University offer student housing?

King University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most King University students live off campus. In 2021, 15% of undergrads at King University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 85% of students lived off-campus or commuted to King University. There are 443 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,617 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 313 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 45% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Is King University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

King University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The King University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

King University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to King University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to King University, take Interstate 81 to Bristol, TN. If you need to fly, book your flight to Tri-Cities Regional airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Tennessee you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore King University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

King University Students

65%

Women

35%

Men

92%

Full Time

8%

Part Time

59%

In State

41%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

82%

6%

4%

3%

2%

1%

1%

1%

0.32%

Undergraduate Students

1,617

Graduate Students

357

Non-Resident / International Students

44

King University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,974

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

62%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$32,838

Out-of-State

$32,838

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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