Keys & Badges

The Department of Public Safety's Technical Services unit is responsible for the physical security of the university including the production and issuance of keys and photo IDs, intrusion alarms, electronic access systems, background checks and fingerprinting services. Other services include:

  • Managing 70,000+ locks 
  • Managing and maintaining the university‚Äôs ID card access system
  • Providing additional security systems to departments as needed
  • Maintaining indoor and outdoor security camera systems

Badge & Key Office: 
4 Edwards Center 
51 West Corry Blvd 
Cincinnati, Ohio 
Phone: 513-556-4925
Fax: 513-556-6360 

Monday-Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(Hours are subject to change)

Larry Frederick
Manager, Access Control

Diane Brueggemann
Head of Technical Services

Unlock Requests

Requests to have buildings and/or rooms unlocked for service, construction or repair work require advance approval using the Service Access Request Form below.