UNIVERSITY FIELD TRIP FEES & PAYMENT

Personnel


Half Day University Educator (Consortium Member Rates) $140/educator (4 hours) for groups of 25 people or less
Half Day University Educator (Non-Consortium Member Rates) $150/educator (4 hours) for groups of 25 people or less
Full Day University Educator (Consortium Member Rates) $277/educator (+4 hours) for groups of 26 or more
Full Day University Educator (Non-Consortium Member Rates) $290 (+4 hours) for groups of 25 people or less
Overnight University Educator (Consortium Member Rates) $343/educator
Overnight University Educator (Non-Consortium Member Rates) $350/educator
Boat Operator $55/hour
 

Vessels, educational rates only (Consortium Member Rates)


R/V Acadiana $800 for 4 hours; $1000 for 8 hours (capacity: 25 people)
R/V Dos-Gris (30′ Aluminum Pontoon) $170/day + fuel cost(capacity: 15 people
R/V Calliou Boca (26′ Boston Whaler) $225/day + fuel cost (capacity: 15 people)
R/V Whiskey Pass (23′ Aluminum V-hull) $165/day + fuel cost (capacity: 10 people)
R/V Blue Runner (22′ Hanko Boat) $165/day + fuel cost (capacity: 7 people)
R/V Gray Goose (21’custom cabin hull) $165/day + fuel cost (capacity: 5 people)
R/V Safe Boat (17′ Semi-ridged V hull) $115/day + fuel cost (capacity: 5 people)
R/V Gator Tail (20′ Gatortail) $165/day + fuel cost (capacity: people)
R/V Silver Bullet (16′ Aluminum Scully Craft) $45/day + fuel cost (capacity: 5 people)
R/V Marsh Bug (16′ Alumitech Airboat) $225/day + fuel cost (capacity: 5 people)
Canoes/kayaks $15/canoe
 

Vessels, educational rates only (Non-Consortium Member Rates)


R/V Acadiana $960 for 4 hours; $1200 for 8 hours
R/V Dos-Gris (30′ Aluminum Pontoon) $190/day + fuel cost(capacity: 15 people
R/V Calliou Boca (26′ Boston Whaler) $250/day + fuel cost (capacity: 15 people)
R/V Whiskey Pass (23′ Aluminum V-hull) $190/day + fuel cost (capacity: 10 people)
R/V Blue Runner (22′ Hanko Boat) $190/day + fuel cost (capacity: 7 people)
R/V Gray Goose (21′ Custom Cabin Hull) $190/day + fuel cost (capacity: 5 people)
R/V Safe Boat (17′ Semi-ridged V hull) $130/day + fuel cost (capacity: people)
R/V Gator Tail (20′ Gatortail) $190/day + fuel cost (capacity: people)
R/V Silver Bullet (16′ Aluminum Scully Craft) $60/day + fuel cost (capacity: 5 people)
R/V Marsh Bug (16′ Alumitech Airboat) $250/day + fuel cost (capacity: 5 people)
Canoes/kayaks $15/canoe
 

Accommodations (Consortium Member Rates)


2 person dorm room $28.00/person/night 6 rooms available
4 person dorm room $28.00/person/night 12 rooms available
Handicap dorm room $28.00/person/night 2 rooms available (4 person capacity)
12 person dorm $28.00/person/night 1 available
1 bedroom apart. (2-4 person capacity) $43.00/person/night 3 available
2 bedroom apart. (6 person capacity) $57.00/person/night 1 available

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Accommodations (Non-Consortium Member Rates)

2 person dorm room $34.00/person/night 6 rooms available
4 person dorm room $34.00/person/night 12 rooms available
Handicap dorm room $34.00/person/night 2 rooms available (4 person capacity)
12 person dorm $34.00/person/night 1 available
1 bedroom apart. (2-4 person capacity) $52.00/person/night 3 available
2 bedroom apart. (6 person capacity) $69.00/person/night 1 available

 

Meals


Breakfast $5.00 (cold) $7.00 (hot)
Lunch $6.00 (bag) $8.00 (hot)
Dinner $12.00 (regular) Market Price (Seafood Dinner)
Note:  The DeFelice Marine Center provides meals for groups with a minimum of 10 people. Add 20% for special menu (e.g. vegan, gluten-free).

Other Facilities, rates per day


Educational Lab when educator is not requested – $30

Payment


Facility use is charged as two separate bills:

  1. Dorm, meals, marine educator, canoes/kayaks and facilities fees
  2. Vessels

**You should wait to receive an invoice in the mail or until the end of your field trip because your activities may have been different than originally planned due to fewer people or unpredictable weather, and you want to pay the correct amount.


For reservations or more information contact the education department at (985) 851-2800.