Fort Point, Port Orford Oregon


The station holds a wet lab, dry lab, office, classroom, lodging, and SCUBA tank fill station.

The air fill station is operated under the Diving Safety Office and SCUBA tank fills are available to approved scientific divers and recreational divers with proof of certification, valid identification, and a cylinder that meets industry standards. Advance notice of fill needs is appreciated and donations accepted in support of our dive program. 

All facilities are available for use by researchers and students from OSU and other research and education institutions and agencies, along with community groups. 

Call 541-366-2500 between the hours of 9 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday to schedule, or email 

The Station Manager is available for research and education support - contact for details.



Lab - use of either wet or dry lab - $10/day (External partners), $9/day (OSU partners)

Lab - use of both wet and dry lab - $20/day (External partners), $15/day (OSU partners)

Desk space in shared station office - $7/day

Classroom - $50/day, $25/half-day (External partners) $40/day, $20/half-day (OSU partners)

Lodging (includes use of kitchen, linens) - $20/night/person

Kitchen - $20/day

SCUBA tank air fill - $5/tank (donation in support of dive program)