Access solutions for education

Integrated access solutions, designed with student safety in mind

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How to simplify campus safety, for greater peace of mind

When it comes to keeping students safe, there is no room for error. Administrators must be able to control access to these buildings while still ensuring seamless entry for staff, students and visitors. With an extensive selection of integrated access solutions, designed to address safety, security and health challenges specific to K-12 schools and universities, dormakaba offers educators the tools they need to ensure campuses remain welcoming and secure learning environments. 

From door hardware, access management systems, turnstiles and barriers to speed gates, and master key systems, dormakaba’s purposeful design and premium-quality devices ensure schools have the access, egress and lockdown capabilities they need to keep students, staff and visitors safe.

Open doors to new opportunities with dormakaba.

Door closers and exit devices for effortless access and egress

dormakaba door hardware strikes the perfect balance between functionality and simplicity, ensuring continuous performance in high-use environments, so students and staff can focus on learning.

Electronic access solutions for university campuses

Whether your campus needs programable electronic locks to manage secure access points or an intelligent system to safeguard students during a lockdown event, dormakaba’s diverse suite of access control solutions provide peace of mind without compromise.

Access management software for school districts

Bringing together intelligent access management software with an industry-proven lockdown system, dormakaba offers schools a single, reliable solution for lockdown initiation, emergency notification and campus-wide security.

Classroom locks and key systems for K-12 schools

From the entrance to the classroom, dormakaba locks and key systems offer superior usability and durability to meet the needs of any opening and protect all those inside.

Mechanical and electronic locking solutions for student housing

An integral part of a comprehensive campus security strategy, mechanical and electronic locks from dormakaba are a durable answer to the ongoing demand to make education facilities more secure, from libraries and dorms to classrooms and offices.

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Reliable devices for safer schools

dormakaba’s suite of access systems bring together the latest software solutions and industry-proven hardware to promote and protect safe learning environments.

Proprietary solutions for lockdown procedures

dormakaba's innovative solutions ensure schools have the most secure access, egress and lockdown capabilities with programmable and real-time controlled entry and exit points throughout your facility.

Centralized, integrated access management

dormakaba's integrated systems for access and lockdown protocols provide centralized camera surveillance and alarm integration, event tracking, and daily access control management on a client network PC or web browser—both on-site and remotely.

Effortless integration with existing hardware

Designed for districts and campuses of all sizes, dormakaba’s suite of purpose-built access solutions makes upgrading security systems simple, taking the guesswork out of students’ safety for greater peace of mind.

Combining simplicity and security

dormakaba's portfolio of trusted solutions equip schools to secure the perimeter and interior spaces that matter most, simplifying contactless, barrier-free and user-friendless access while keeping campuses safe.

Extensive portfolio for every application

With BEST and Alvarado now part of the dormakaba portfolio, schools have access to simple, secure and reliable access solutions, allowing safe access and egress for students, staff and visitors alike.

Solutions at a glance

Spotlight on: E-Plex 7900 Wireless Lock

Built for simplicity, security and connectivity.

E-Plex E7900-Aurora Software

With a streamlined design, this heavy-duty, rugged electronic lockset is the most versatile E-Plex model to date. Compatible with a suite of access control software, the wireless E-Plex 7900 performs in both standalone offline mode and real-time wireless mode, for effortless integration across campus.

With models designed to function with industry standard credential types, including BLE mobile credentials, the E-Plex 7900 can be trusted to perform in cylindrical, mortise, and exit trim application environments.

Streamline access without sacrificing security 

  • Cost-effective and secure wireless lock solution 

  • BLE mobile credential compatibility 

  • Integrated wireless and offline modes 

  • Streamlined design with easy-to-see visual indicators 

Learn more about the E-Plex 7900 Wireless Lock

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