Diving Equipment Rates

The Academic Diving Program has a full service dive locker available to FSU faculty, staff, and students for scientific diving.  Equipment use is restricted to AAUS trained and authorized divers working within the Florida State University system to conduct research. Please submit the Diving Equipment Request online 72 hours in advance.  NC = No Charge.

Questions? Contact fsucml-dso@fsu.edu

Standard Dive Gear Inside Outside
SCUBA Equipment Rental (Duration Dependent) $200 $280
Specialty Dive Gear
Dry Suit NC $40
Compressed Gas Cylinders
Air Tanks NC $6
Nitrox Tanks $10 $14
Safety Equipment
Emergency Oxygen Kit NC NC
First Aid Kit NC NC
Field Repair DM Kit NC NC
Light and Camera Equipment
Digital Camera and U/W Housing NC NC
Positioning Equipment
Compass, U/W NC NC
Field Gear
Surveyor’s Tape NC NC
Dive Reel NC NC
Lift bag (50 lb) NC NC
Lift bag (300 lb, 500 lb, 1000 lb) NC NC
Slates (types: wrist, 81/2 x 11 in.) NC NC

See Diving Workshops for Training Opportunities


Inside rates are available to divers submitting payment through Interdepartmental Requisition (IDR).  Late returns will be assessed a $5 per day fee per equipment piece in addition to the daily rate. Lost or damaged equipment will be billed at cost to the user.

Last Updated: Friday, May 26, 2023 at 9:16 AM