Augusta University per diem rates are established on a cost recovery basis. Each rate includes the daily care of animals (observation, feeding, watering, changing cages, and record keeping), supplies (feed, bedding, enrichment, etc), animal health monitoring via sentinel program, facility sanitization and equipment maintenance.
The per diem rate does not include Investigator-specific research costs associated with drug administration, diagnostic testing, surgery, and specialty feed requests.
Fees for Services
|Overcrowded Cage Notification||$10.00|
|Overcrowded Cage Separation||$50.00|
|Veterinary Technical Time (per hour)||$33.60|
|Quarantine Breeding Cage (per cage)||$25.00|
* Does not include containers and technician time.