Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University: Virginia’s forward-focused research university.
Located in the City of Norfolk in the metropolitan Hampton Roads region of coastal Virginia, ODU is a dynamic public research institution that serves its students and enriches the mid-Atlantic region and the world through rigorous academic programs, an energetic residential community, and entrepreneurial research and collaboration.
ODU offers over 120 undergraduate and 130 graduate programs. ODU offers programs in many STEM fields, including Engineering, Cyber Security, Sciences, Business, Education and more. Unique programs based on ODU’s location and regional interests include: Maritime Port Management, Oceanography, and Engineering. Internationally recognized academic faculty and extensive internship opportunities propel ODU graduates into top professional schools and to become leaders in their field.
Our campus community is diverse and welcoming, attracting 24,500 students from more than 90+ countries. The ODU campus boasts state-of-the-art academic facilities, 14 residence halls and amenities such as the Student Recreation Center.
Norfolk is just one of 16 cities that make up Hampton Roads, Virginia—a coastal metropolitan region of 1.9 million people. Students enjoy life at the ocean front in Virginia Beach, the museums and sporting events in downtown Norfolk, and the historical attractions of Colonial Williamsburg.