- For 20 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.
- Forbes MagazineAmerica's Best Colleges 2014 has chosen King's as one of the best 650 colleges and universities in America.
- The President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll recognized King's innovative and effective community service and service-learning programs for the eighth consecutive year.
- For the sixth consecutive year, King's College was recognized as among the best master's degree granting institutions in the country in a national ranking by Washington Monthly magazine, which recognizes higher learning institutions for service to the community and social mobility of the student body.
- The Princeton Review named King's College "A Best in the Northeast" College for their "2016 Best Colleges: Region By Region."