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Support the University

Fulfill Our Mission

By supporting the University you're helping advance the teaching, research, and public service of Old Dominion University by increasing the amount of private financial support available to the University. There are many different ways to give and help contribute to your school. Whether you're a current student, alumni, or friend of the University - find out ways you can give back to ODU.

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How to Give

ODU is a state-supported institution, but it does not run on state funds alone. Private donations are essential to maintain the high levels of quality and excellence that students, alumni and supporters of ODU have come to expect.

University Foundations

The university's foundations provide additional support to key areas of the university, ranging from educational programs to athletics to capital projects and development.