The SDSU Scientific Diving Program provides training, logistics and support for faculty, staff and student researchers at SDSU. All diving policies and procedures are based on the diving standards set forth by the San Diego State Diving Control Board and the American Academy of Underwater Scientists (AAUS). All research diving projects and divers diving under the auspices of SDSU must be qualified and authorized according to the SDSU/AAUS Standards and abide with the current version of the SDSU Diving Safety Manual.
For more information about the diving program, see the links below:
AAUS 100 Hour Scientific Diver Course
Dive Site Locations
Dive Class Materials
Dive Log Submission (For current students and divers)
Upcoming Diving and Boating Classes:
DSO Contact Info:
Diving and Boating Safety Officer
Office: 1100 CMIL
DSO office hours are Thurs. 10am-3pm by appointment only. If you would like to request an appointment, contact Mike Anghera at least 48 hrs ahead of time to schedule a meeting.