Visiting Scientist Program Fees
Laboratory space rental is available to support visiting scientist research activities. Each laboratory rental allows one person to occupy the space. A personnel surcharge is applied for each additional person occupying the space. A hazardous waste flat fee is included in the Laboratory Rental Rates when wet bench space is rented.
- Animal Core Fee Schedule
Visiting scientists may lease cottages or apartments and may apply for housing for their staff.
- Standard: Eden 2 A & B
- Dormitories: Birch, Spruce, Oaks 1, 2, 3, 4
- Graduate Student Housing: Emery Cottage, 164 Old Bar Harbor Road
Individual meals / meal plans and ala carte items can be purchased throughout most of the year. PLEASE NOTE: All Birch and Spruce residents are required to purchase the full meal plan, as cooking is not allowed in those dormitories.
Special catering requests must be made by MDI Biological Laboratory staff on behalf of visiting scientists, and must be approved in advance.
Please contact the Education Office for availability if you would like to rent conference room space.
Visiting scientists are billed based on dates confirmed when space assignments are made, and on whether stays are lengthened (space permitting). Refunds will not be given for late arrivals or early departures unless there are extenuating circumstances.