The only Christian liberal arts college in New York City.

Fast Facts


of King’s alumni were employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation.


of graduates completed at least one internship as students.


of new students receive scholarships or grants from The King’s College.


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2022 Enrollment is Test Score Optional

Standardized test scores are now optional for students applying for spring or fall 2022 enrollment, making an education at King’s accessible to students who were unable to take the SAT or ACT due to COVID-19.

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Your Application in Three Parts

The King’s College – New York City is a place for students who feel compelled by God to participate in the restoration of the world. Submitting an application is free and is the best way to start the process of finding out if King’s is right for you.

About Your Application

Part 1: Apply

Your free application to King’s will take about 15 to 20 minutes to complete. We review applications on a rolling basis and you can expect to find out if you’ve been accepted within two to four weeks.


Part 2: Submit high school transcripts

The King’s College accepts transcripts through Parchment, email, mail, and fax. The transcripts may be unofficial for the admissions decision.

You or a school counselor may send transcripts by email to, by fax (877-349-0231) or by mail:

Office of Admissions
The King’s College
56 Broadway
New York, NY 10004

Part 3: Submit test scores and/or writing sample

Test Scores

If you wish to submit scores, complete an online request for ACT scores (use school code 2784) or SAT scores (use school code 2871). High schools sometimes include ACT or SAT scores on your transcript. If you have 24 or more college credits, we will not review SAT and ACT scores. Kindly submit a writing sample instead.

Our General Admissions Standards are as follows:

  • 24 or higher in any single section of the ACT
  • 77 or higher on the CLT
  • 570 or higher in Math on the SAT
  • 610 or higher in EBRW on the SAT
  • High School GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • College GPA of 2.5 or higher (For Transfer Students only)

Students that do not meet these requirements may be asked to complete an entrance interview.

Writing Sample

Submit an essay of your choice that provides a good representation of your academic writing ability. This writing sample can be an essay you have already written for a class. The writing sample should be approximately 1,000 to 2,000 words, an academic-style paper, written for class, and include citations. Please avoid submitting blog posts, journal entries, stream-of-consciousness, and creative writing pieces. Show us your best work! Email your writing sample to us at

NOTE: Students who meet or exceed the General Admissions Standards above are not required to submit a writing sample.

Get to Know King’s

Thinking about applying to The King’s College? Joleinn and Marisa are here to help you get to know King’s better by answering some of your FAQs.

Financial Aid

We’ll help you find scholarships, grants, and other kinds of aid to fund a world-class education.

Additional Application Details

We work hard to help all students thrive at King’s, no matter what background you come from.

Take the Next Step

Meet Your Counselor

Choose your state to learn about your dedicated admissions counselor.

Incoming Freshman and Transfer International Students

Joy Stewart

Transfer Students (non student-athletes & non-International)

Tia McCord

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If you think King’s might be the place for you, submit your application as soon as possible to get connected with an admissions counselor who will answer all of your questions. We review applications on a rolling basis.

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