Key Control

Housing key control is located at Discovery Square facing the Samba Bank rear parking and opposite the ground floor entrance to the Housing office. The service provides new, additional and replacement keys and the replaces faulty or damaged remote controls.


Residential Keys

Requests for additional keys or replacements for lost or stolen keys are to be submitted via e-mail to E-mail requests must include: the requestor's name; KAUST ID number; and  unit and / or room number. Keys may only be collected in person directly from the Housing Key Control Office. Keys with will not be delivered. The loss or theft of any key is to be reported to the KAUST Security Services immediately.

A damaged or broken key will not be considered as lost if all pieces are returned to, or recovered by Housing Key Control and the key is identifiable as the key on record.  Charges for any additional keys or key duplication are the resident's responsibility.

For the full procedure and list of charges please refer to the Housing Services Residents Key Control Procedure.