The total number of cases of COVID-19 identified at KAUST remains at 16. All of the positive cases have been discharged upon completion of the MOH testing requirements. The last positive case was 16 days ago.
Re-opening of swimming pools
We are happy to announce that, effective today, swimming pools at the recreation centers are re-opening with limited hours and guest capacity.
- Harbor Sports Club: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily
- Island Recreation Center: 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily
For your safety and for the safety of those around you, additional directives have been put in place and need to be carefully observed. No booking is required at the moment.
Please note that all indoor facilities remain closed.
Harbor Library click & collect service
The Harbor Library is now operating a click and collect service for borrowing books and DVDs, daily from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Search the Harbor Library online catalogue and email your selected list of items and requested time of collection at least 24 hours in advance.
Restaurant menus on your phone
Planning to eat out? Concerned about hygiene when handed a menu? Don't worry!
Many of the sit-in restaurants/takeaways now have QR codes for their menus. Simply scan, order and enjoy your meal. Alternatively, you can also check HungryCampus. All restaurant staff members have been trained to respect the Keep KAUST Safe guidelines. But remember, it is also your responsibility to do so.