At IDI, we want our students to feel
like they’re at home while training
for a career in commercial diving.


Student housing is available for International Diving School students
1580 Turnbull Avenue Building NH61, North Charleston, SC 29405. It is a 2-story building near the corner of Avenue F and Turnbull Street. The dorm is a co-ed building capable of housing approximately 148 students.


The International Diving Institute (IDI) has Thirty-Five Rooms 2 bedrooms 1 bath Suite style bedrooms. Residents share rooms with personal sinks and internal bathroom. The dorm is air-conditioned/heating, has Wi-Fi, and features a common room; a study room; free, in-building laundry facilities; ice machine, microwave ovens and coffee machines.


The living quarters are less than 3 miles from Park Circle in North Charleston, SC – a beautiful, urban downtown with restaurants, and parks. Our student common area has internet access for student use. The rooms are furnished with beds and storage for personal items. Students are required to provide their own linens, towels, sheets, pillows, and blankets and toiletries.



Please note

  • The International Diving Institute is permanently closed.   The final class completed August 26, 2021
  • Please note for transcript and/or education verification inquiries please contact the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education at 803-737-2260 or visit