About Community Life

Community Life is a Division of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). Community Life provides KAUST community members with exceptional community services, facilities, programs and events to provide everyone that lives, works and studies here the opportunity to enjoy active, healthy, balanced and fulfilled lives. 

KAUST is a graduate research university of science and technology renowned by global benchmarks. Surrounded by the beauty of the Red Sea, and home to over 100 nationalities, the University offers rewarding career opportunities and a unique environment in which KAUSTians are proud to study, work, and thrive.


vision mission values

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Our Commu​nity

We are passionate about helping each individual and family find their sense of place and belonging in the KAUST community.

The principles at the core ​of our services are People, Place, Pride:​

  • People - We make a difference to the lives of people living in the KAUST community, by providing residents with opportunities to be involved​ and engaged in matters that affect their lives. We actively promote the well-being of residents through healthy home and community environments, community programs and events.
  • Place - ​​We celebrate all things KAUST and strive to make it an even greater place to ​live, study, work and visit​. We consult and listen to residents​ as we develop and deliver high quality services which contribute to the fabric ​of successful and sustainable neighborhoods and communities.​
  • Pride - We​ are proud of the role we play in achieving the​​ KAUST vision and mission. We accept the responsibility invested in us, partnering with communities in ways that promote involvement, participation, engagement, achievement and enjoyment.