Key Request

Request a key for any Drake student or employee that is needed to complete work on campus.  Must submit key request at least one business day before needed. Keys can be picked up from and returned to the Student Services Center (SSC) in Olmsted Center or the blue key return boxes at the SSC or Public Safety (Contractor keys are an exception, and can be picked up at Public Safety, 1227 25th Street). Keyholders will be charged fees if keys are lost or not returned.

What to Expect

Keys will be available for pickup at least one business day after request has been processed, and notification will be sent via Drake email when the requested key is ready to be picked up. NOTE: Keys must be picked up within a month of the initial request or they will be turned back in, and a new request will be need to be completed.


In order to request assistance you will need to provide the following information:

  • Keyholder name and ID number
  • Building/room location or key number
  • FOAPAL (if applicable)

NOTE: Keyholder must present a photo ID to pick up key and any must pay any previously owed fees for lost key replacements at pickup.

Request Service


Service ID: 47791
Thu 12/10/20 2:20 PM
Tue 2/23/21 9:16 AM