- For twenty-four straight years, King’s College has been ranked in the top tier of U.S. News and World Report’s list of Best Colleges in the United States.
- Barron’s Best Buys in College Education has selected King’s among the nation’s top 10% of colleges for its fifteenth consecutive edition.
- Forbes Magazine America's Best Colleges 2019 has chosen King’s as one of the best colleges in America.
- The President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll recognized King’s innovative and effective community service and service-learning programs.
- The John Templeton Honor Roll for Character-Building Colleges recognized King’s in its select group of 100 colleges nationwide.