Service Fees

Description Rate FY19 Rate FY20 Rate FY21 Rate FY22
Hourly Rates
Technician Time* $27.50 $27.50 $27.50 $27.50
Training Coordinator* $35 $43 $43 $43
Vivarium Manager* $30 $35 $35 $35
Veterinarian* $110 $110 $110 $110
Husbandry
Biocontainment Surcharge (per order) $22 $22 $22 $22
Set Up Fee for New/Special Projects+ (based on hours) Minimum $60 Minimum $70 Minimum $70 Minimum $70
Transport of Animals between Campuses $45 $45 $45 $45
Separation Fee for Weanlings/other
Overcrowded Cages per Cage
$10 $10 $10 $10
Import/Export of Animals
Import and Quarantine ǂ Costs Diagnostic Testing + staff hourly fee Costs Diagnostic Testing + staff hourly fee minimum 2
tech hrs
Costs Diagnostic Testing + staff hourly fee minimum 2
tech hrs
Costs Diagnostic Testing + staff hourly fee minimum 2
tech hrs
Export of Animals - domestic $50.00 + Material cost + staff hourly fee Material cost + staff hourly fee minimum 2 tech
hrs
Material cost + staff hourly fee minimum 2 tech
hrs
Material cost + staff hourly fee minimum 2 tech
hrs
Export of Animals – international $100 + Materials/Expenses + staff hourly
fee
Materials/Expenses + staff hourly fee minimum 4 tech
hrs
Materials/Expenses + staff hourly fee minimum 4 tech
hrs
Materials/Expenses + staff hourly fee minimum 4 tech
hrs
Export Shipping Crates per Crate N/A $26.50 $26.50 $26.50
Experimental Procedures/Surgeries
Surgery Suite Set Up and Cleaning/Case¶ $25 $54 $54 $54
Surgical Pack Preparation $20 $20 $20 $20
Anesthesia Machine Use Per Hour $10/$5 $10 $10 $10
Surgical Microscope Use Per Case ¶ N/A $40 $40 $40
SomnoSuite User Per Case¶ N/A $40 $40 $40
PhysioSuite User Per Case¶ N/A $20 $20 $20
Hot Bead Sterilizer Use Per Case ¶ N/A $8 $8 $8
PR Fee - Frequent Use± $0 $7/day $7/day $7/day
Transfer to Holding Protocol
Transfer up to 20 cages $100 $100 $100 $100
Transfer from 20 – 60 cages $200 $200 $200 $200
Transfer from 60 – 100 cages $300 $300 $300 $300
Veterinary Drugs/Supplies/Diagnostic Testing
Standard PCR $100.00 $100.00 $100.00 $100.00
Quantitative PCR assay $85 for 1st sample, $25 for each additional sample $85 for 1st sample, $25 for each additional sample $85 for 1st sample, $25 for each additional sample $85 for 1st sample, $25 for each additional sample
PCR assay development fee $150.00 $150.00 $150.00 $150.00
Reptile CBC & Differential $20.00 $20.00 $20.00 $20.00

+ Set up for New/Special Projects such as projects involving radiation, biohazards, chemical hazards or newly moved lab

* Minimum amount to be charged in 15 min increments

ǂ Quarantine Fees depend on shipment size, health status of imported animals and testing requirements (estimate will be provided)

¶ Case equals one lab occupying Sx suite or using equipment independent on hours/day, each day a new case starts

± Frequent Use = >5 hours/month or permanent set up of equipment, charged on a daily/weekly basis independent of hours used

Please note that these per diems (or fees) are for FAU faculty only.