Key Depot

Key Depot manages keys for students in residence halls.  Its responsibilities include handling loaner keys, lock change requests, let-in service for room lock-outs, replacement mailbox keys and combinations, and lock repair.

For all lock-related emergencies, call Key Depot at 202-994-6706 option 1.  Key Depot will assess the situation and request a locksmith if necessary.

Key Depot Locations and Hours:

  • Foggy Bottom Campus: Support Building (2025 F Street), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Mount Vernon Campus: Somers Hall Lobby, Mon.-Fri. 10am - 8pm, Sat. - Sun. 12pm - 8pm

Problems that might qualify as a lock or key related emergency:

  • Door won’t lock/unlock
  • Key doesn’t work
  • Key stolen with ID