Ombuds for Student Matters

The Office of the Ombuds for Student Matters at KAUST has been established by the president to provide confidential, impartial and informal advice about and dispute resolution services for student matters. The office functions to assist visitors in reaching mutually acceptable agreements in order to find fair and equitable resolutions to concerns that arise at the University.

Services are available to faculty, staff, and visiting students, postdocs and others at KAUST who require assistance with student matters.

The ombuds acts independently from the academic divisions. To book an appointment, please email

For more information, see Charter of the Office of the Ombuds for Student Matters.