Academic Diving Program

Department of Kinesiology

Academic Diving Program - Established 1963



Indiana University has a longstanding history of scuba diving training – beginning in 1963. The Academic Diving Program (ADP) provides training in recreational and scientific diving activities, using scuba as a tool to gain access to biological and cultural resources of the underwater realm.


Mission: Training in use of SCUBA as a tool for safe and efficient recreational diving and scientific data collection.