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Health & Safety

Living Healthy

Fitness Class

Living a healthy lifestyle is an integral part of total success. ODU offers a variety of services and programs designed to help you maintain optimum health.

Living Safely

Students outside the Arts Building

Your safety and security is our highest priority and together, we can navigate safely through living, studying and working successfully at ODU.

ODU Alerts

ODU Alerts

In case of emergencies, students, faculty, and staff can sign up to be immediately notified by text message, instant message, or phone call.

Dental Hygienists Look at Dental X-Rays

Student Health

Located centrally on campus the Student Health Services office can help treat many acute and ongoing illness as well as perform a wide range of lab tests.

Working together


Counseling is a confidential relationship to help you work through and handle your problems in a more healthier and effective manner.

Monarch Wellness

Rose Miner

Services & Programs

We take safety precautions seriously and have many programs and services available to promote a safe environment for the campus community, both on campus and nearby.

LiveSafe App

LiveSafe App

The LiveSafe app enhances your personal safety by giving you a discreet, direct connection to ODU Police for emergencies and submitting anonymous tips.