Both programs were announced in a media release on February 25, 2016. The programs began play with the 2017-18 season. Both programs will be based out of the Revolution Ice Center in Pittston, Pennsylvania.
The school was announced as being an inaugural member of the United Collegiate Hockey Conference for the 2017-18 season when the conference was formally announced on October 4, 2016. The school will also be a member of the Middle Atlantic Conferences hockey conference. The MAC is the school's all-sports home. The MAC will be contested in the same manner as the Ivy League is run within the ECAC Hockey hockey conference.
On July 6, 2016 Stephen Mallaro was named the men's head coach.
For more detail please see King's College Monarchs men's ice hockey.
On August 9, 2016 Jennifer Kindret was named the women's head coach.
For more detail please see King's College Monarchs women's ice hockey.