What We Do
Participating in the Community
We are active members of organizations that improve life throughout the region, including the civic leagues in the communities that surround our campus.
We are the primary liaison between the university and community, connecting ODU experts with members of our community and resources.
Increasing Interest in Our Campus
We love to share our beautiful grounds with the community! We welcome the public to our lectures, performances, concerts, and athletic events.
Organizations and Programs
Town-N-Gown is an independent, informal association dedicated to developing a mutual understanding between Old Dominion University (ODU) and the various civilian and military communities of Greater Hampton Roads. Town-N-Gown issues grants to support university programs and initiatives.
The Monarch Alliance brings together supporters of Old Dominion University and furthers opportunities for friendship among its members. Monarch Alliance members support the university through volunteer service, financial contributions, and pro bono professional services to benefit the University's faculty, staff, and students.