King’s students can be part of Western Mustang varsity teams, and are eligible for King's Academic Athletic Scholarships and Western Athletic Academic Awards.

There are 36 Mustang varsity teams.

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Academic support for varsity athletes

King’s recognizes the commitment student-athletes make to training and competitions. We provides support tailored to varsity athletes:

  • Help with university applications, admission and enrolment in first-year courses for prospective student-athletes from Enrolment Services
  • Summer Academic Orientation (SAO) for new student-athletes
  • Strategic academic advising for upper-year students to accommodate your athletic schedule
  • Personal, academic and financial counselling/assistance

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Early Residence move-in

Early Residence move in is available for varsity athletes who need to be on campus earlier than most students. You must request early arrival arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Email the Residence Office to arrange early move-in.

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Summer Academic Orientation for athletes

King's offers student-athletes priority course selection to ensure you can enrol in the courses/sections that work best with your athletic schedule. During your Summer Academic Orientation (SAO) appointment, you will meet with an academic advisor to choose your courses and set a timetable. All athletes will receive an email to schedule this appointment.