King’s International Office organizes a variety of small and large group events focused on international student social, cultural and academic integration. The most popular events include Bridging Week Orientation, the Cultural Festival, the Halloween party, the Christmas party and more! 


Winter 2024: Calendar of Events

Please note that this schedule is subject to change.


Winter Bridging week

Friday, January 5 – Sunday, February 7, all day
Vitali Student Lounge (Wemple Hall) and off campus
An orientation program featuring academic workshops and social activities for all January admits to King’s.

Welcome Back Social

Friday, January 12, 3 - 5 p.m.
Vitali Student Lounge
Welcome (or welcome back!) to all new and returning international students – this is also a chance for new international students to meet their peers!

London Knights Hockey Game*

Friday, January 12
Cheer on our London Knights by attending a Canadian favourite activity! * Limited spots – registration required.

Residence x International – Movie Night

Thursday, January 18,  8 - 11 p.m.
Vitali Student Lounge, Wemple Hall


Niagara Falls visit

Saturday, February 3, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Join King’s International to explore one of the word’s wonders – Niagara Falls, with a day on Clifton Hill followed by a stop at the Niagara outlet.

Lunar New Year Dinner

Friday, February 9, 7 - 10 p.m.
6 PM – 9 PM
Vitali Lounge, Wemple Hall

French Canada Trip*

Saturday, February 17 – Tuesday, February 20

Explore French Canada with King’s International! Join us for a 4-day, 3-night trip to Ottawa, Montreal, and Quebec. Price includes transportation, accommodation, and a personal tour guide.
* Limited spots – registration required.


Toronto and the Toronto Raptors*

Sunday, March 3, noon - 10 p.m.
Spend the day touring Toronto and end with a Raptors Game * Limited spots – registration required.

Cultural Performing Arts Festival

Thursday, March 3, 7 - 10 p.m.
Kenny Theatre, Student Life Centre
Performances by King's students and community members showcasing various cultural traditions including dancing, singing and more.

Sugar Bush Tour

Thursday, March 14, 1 - 4 p.m.
McLachlan Family Maple Syrup & Pancake House
Enjoy a guided tour, a demonstration of how maple syrup is made, a hayride through the sugar bush, and a meal of pancakes, sausages, and maple syrup.

Student Appreciation Week: Wellness Night

Wednesday, March 20, 5 - 9 p.m.
Vitali Lounge, Wemple Hall


Residence x Campus Life x International x KUCSC – Glow in the Dark Disco

Thursday, April 4, 7:30 - 11 p.m.
Vitali Lounge, Wemple Hall

Farewell Dinner

Friday, April 5, 7 - 10 p.m.
Vitali Student Lounge
Celebrate the end of the school year and share your favourite memories over a delicious dinner.