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Celebrating Accomplishments, Looking Forward

President John R. Broderick presented the 2014 State of the University address, outlining recent achievements and setting a vision for the year ahead.

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College Colors Day Competition

Show your pride during the month of August by wearing your ODU colors! Share your photos on social media using #collegecolors and #ODU. The school with the most posts has a chance to win a $10,000 scholarship donation.

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Setting Goals

Senior Kathryn Coates plans on using her study abroad experience researching elephants in Kenya and Tanzania to help her with a career in wildlife management.

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Explore the Roads

Old Dominion University lives in the heart of Hampton Roads, a cosmopolitan area rich with activities, culture, history and more.

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In classrooms packed with 21st century technology, our world-class faculty engage the modern mind.

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Life @ ODU

Your individuality is valued at ODU! Our community is as diverse as you are, so make yourself at home at ODU.

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Monarch Pride!

You thought you had lots to do before, but this is on a whole different scale. Active Monarchs take every day with pride!

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Plan Your Visit

Come experience life at the crossroads of culture, business, cultures and experiences. Campus tours are scheduled daily or use our interactive campus map to explore our metropolitan campus your way.

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Next Steps

Ready to become a Monarch? ODU is ready for you! From your first visit through graduation and on to your professional career, we provide you with the tools for continued success. Learn more about becoming a Monarch.

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Already Admitted?

It's time to reap the rewards of your commitment to learning. Start experiencing all that your Old Dominion University offers - from Preview to housing to student organizations - get engaged!