The man found in the water at Brighton Marina has been named today (Tuesday 26 February) by police.
Oluwademilade Adekanmbi, 20, was a third-year computer science student at Sussex University who lived in Brighton.
He previously lived in Lagos in Nigeria.
A search started in the early hours of Saturday (23 February) after reports of a body in the water near Victory Mews.
Mr Adekanmbi was found on Saturday afternoon.
Sussex Police said this afternoon: “The body of a man found in the water at Brighton Marina on Saturday (23 February) has been identified as Oluwademilade Adekanmbi aged 20.
“He was from Nigeria and was studying in Brighton.
“The death is not being treated as suspicious and his next of kin have been notified.”
Sussex University said: “This is extremely sad news and our thoughts are of course with Oluwademilade’s family and friends at this time.
“We are offering support to our campus community and encourage students to contact our Student Life Centre if they need support.”