Each House has an Executive Team to welcome, acclimate and encourage others. Caring teamwork and genuine friendship support personal honor and academic success.
The President directs the Executive Team and works closely with House Advisors which include faculty and staff members. Along with the Executive Team, the President shapes the House into a dynamic experience for all members. The President is also a member of the King’s Council, a governing body made up of the Student Body President and cabinet and all other House presidents.
The Helmsman guides new House members through the first year at The King’s College. The role helps all new members understand the mission of the House and helps to form connections with upperclassmen. Helmsmen are also responsible for making sure that first-year students are connected to the spiritual growth opportunities in the House.
The Chamberlain helps to create and uphold the community of honor in the Houses. By working toward an atmosphere of unity and respect, the Chamberlain ensures each House characterizes King’s Honor Code in thought and action.
The Scholar fosters a culture of academic excellence, intellectual curiosity and scholarly accountability. Each Scholar seeks to create an environment which encourages learning and academic achievement in the House.
Competition challenges students to commit to excellence and teamwork, while maintaining integrity and unity across the college.
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The Houses are the defining dimensions of student life. For upperclassmen and incoming students alike, they are the perpetual centerpieces of life at The King’s College.
Since their founding in 2004, the Houses have positively affected the lives of hundreds of King’s students every year and have touched the lives of many beyond the walls of the institution.
More than any other initiative, the House System fundamentally shapes The King’s College experience.