The Board of Visitors approves a schedule of audits each year. This schedule is based on a periodic analysis of risk at the University, suggestions by University administrators and consideration of other factors. These audits may encompass compliance, financial, operational or information technology review aspects.
Our compliance efforts are designed to establish a culture that promotes prevention, detection and handling of instances of conduct that does not conform to federal, state or internal policies.
Information security, protecting personal data and computing environment, is of utmost importance to ODU.
The Emergency Operations Plan establishes a management framework and outlines procedures for managing major emergencies.
The University makes a serious commitment to fire safety by providing training and publishing annual fire reports.
The Office of University Counsel (UC) is responsible for the provision of legal services to the University in conformity with state law, and the uniform legal policies set by the Attorney General of Virginia.
The Office of Risk Management is responsible for administering the University’s insurance, risk management and fire safety programs.