King's University College is dedicated to promoting academic excellence in our residence community. In fact, the primary goal of residence is to support the academic mission at the College. Residence is designed to enhance the academic experience of students. A number of residence policies and campus programs are in place to support this goal, including:

  • evening quiet hours (extended during exam times)
  • academic resource information posted in study lounges
  • a lending library of academic resources at the RID
  • Brain Bucks and the annual Brain Bucks Auction
  • academic interest-based residence cluster placements
  • programs and posted information on successful academic strategies
  • personal appointments and general sessions with the King's Effective Writing Instructor, and the Student Development Assistant
  • KAMP (King's Academic Peer Mentors)
  • writing and ESL tutoring at The Write Place
  • study skill workshops
  • peer tutoring assistance in a number of disciplines
  • Western Student Development Center