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Access Control & Lock Shop

The Office of Access Control & Lock Shop is located within the University Police Office of Emergency Management and is responsible for all aspects of physical and electronic security for the Stony Brook campus community. The staff is tasked with the design, installation, and maintenance of all traditional locking systems, electronic card access, closed circuit television systems (CCTV), and intrusion detection systems for all campus buildings.

In the spirit of campus safety and community, the Office of Access Control is committed to following emerging trends in technology and security applications to keep all members of the campus community safe while visiting, working, and studying at our university.

If you would like to submit a work request for lock repair, keys, or card access please visit the FIXIT web-site at Any questions can also be directed to the Office of Access Control at (631) 632-6407.

If you are a student and are experiencing problems gaining access to your dorm, please visit your quad office. Information on quad offices are available on the Campus Residences web site located at:

If you are having difficulty gaining access to a classroom, please contact  the Classroom Hotline at 631-632-9400 on West Campus and 631-444-3230 on East Campus during normal business hours. On weekends, rooms are opened and locked according to actual schedules provided by the Registrar’s Office. If you are having difficulty gaining access over the weekend please contact University Police at (631) 632-3333.