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Apply to be the Student Member of the Board of Visitors

Apply to be the



  • The student shall be a non-voting, advisory member of the Board
  • The term of service of the student Board member shall be one year, beginning on the May commencement date of each year.
  • To be eligible to serve, a student must have successfully completed at least 15 semester hours of course work at Old Dominion and possess and maintain a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0.
  • He/she must be register for at least six hours per semester during the regular academic year.


To apply for the Representative submit the following application packet for review:

  • Cover page with: Name, Address, Phone, E-Mail, UIN
  • A letter of intent indicating why you wish to serve-punctuation, grammar, and clarity are essential.
  • 3 letters of reference-references should be from faculty members, coaches, employers, supervisors, advisers
  • Current resume listing campus & community involvement


To learn more about the Board of Visitors, follow this link: http://www.odu.edu/about/bov


Applicants are encouraged to have their materials reviewed by the Career Management Center and the ODU Writing Center.

Career Management Center contact: Nakia Madry-Smith

Writing Center contact: April Cobos


Please let me know if you have any questions!


Completed applications should be submitted by March 20 to:

Student Engagement & Enrollment Services, Don Stansberry

2008 Webb Center

Norfolk, VA 23529

757-683-3442   dstansbe@odu.edu

Posted By: Ravi Narayanan
Date: Mon Mar 10 08:05:27 EDT 2014