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Campus Access

Access to AUC Campuses

No fees are charged for accessing AUC campuses; however, access to campuses is authorized by different offices.

Current Employees and Students

IDs are issued by the ID unit in the Security Office; the unit issues the ID cards for current employees and students, programs it for access to the appropriate places for the appropriate time. For more information on ID issuance, click here.

Visiting Faculty and Scholars

The Provost's Office offers authorization for issuance of IDs for academic visitors. These include visiting faculty and graduate students visiting from other institutions, independent scholars, all of whom must have a departmental sponsor and who are deemed "fellows-without-stipend," and all members of Library consortia institutions, as verified by the Library. The Provost's office may delegate authorization to deans, including the dean of the Libraries.

Alumni and Trustees 

The Office of  Advancement and Communications authorizes the issuance of IDs for alumni and trustees. To know more about the Alumni ID Card and Conduct Policy, click here.

Visitors for Business Purposes

The Office of the Executive Vice President for Administration and Finance authorizes the issuance of IDs for contractors, vendors, and other individuals with business purposes on campus.