A Cultural Crossroads
Here, where the city meets the sea, life can overflow with sport, music, art, culture, and activity. Or, it can be quiet, reflective, and studious. How you plug into ODU's electrified atmosphere is up to you.
Experience at ODU spans borders, languages and time. Cultures converge. Viewpoints are respected. On one of the most diverse campuses in Virginia, there is no end to the fascinating mix of stories you'll hear, people you'll meet, and the interests you'll share.
Getting involved is a great way to meet people, enhance your leadership skills, find your niche, and make a difference. Join an organization, go to programs, participate in activities, volunteer, and be a leader. Become a success. You won't regret it!
Get the most out of your college experience by living with us. There is a place for you in our on-campus residence halls or University Apartments.
Offering friendly, comfortable and fun campus restaurants that serve up a variety of enticing cuisine every day.
From fine art and thought-provoking lectures, to concerts, performances and movies, Old Dominion offers culture, arts and entertainment to suit any taste.
ODU delivers superb programs, facilities and services to promote healthy and active lifestyles that allow our Monarch community to live and learn well.
Old Dominion University is a vibrant and diverse campus. We embrace our diversity and ensure that we strive toward creating an inclusive and welcoming community.