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Future Students

Future Students


Become a part of our diverse student body learning alongside award-winning faculty with 70 undergraduate programs to choose from.


Graduate students engage in small classes, with each of our graduate programs offering challenging courses and excellent research opportunities.


ODU offers non-degree admission for visiting students, or those interested in licensure, to further education without committing to a degree program

Continuing Ed

Career certificates, courses, seminars, workshops and camps designed for lifetime learners whose goals range from career advancement to quality of life improvement

Distance Learning

From nearly 50 interactive locations, with other delivery modes including online, CD-ROM, and video streaming


ODU offers guaranteed admission to qualified applicants from community colleges in Virginia


Approximately 25% of ODU students are military affiliated. We host extremely active programs to prepare young men and women to be officers.


ODU offers a globally active faculty, strong support services, a large and diverse international community, and accessible opportunities to study, intern and serve abroad.


ODU aims to assist all students with disabilities in the pursuit of their educational objectives in a supportive atmosphere that promotes self-reliance.


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

Life @ ODU

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

Modern Minds

Meet some of your peers and find out just what kind of ODU student you can be.

Next Steps

Set the tone to be a stellar student. ODU provides you with the tools necessary for success from the moment you're here.

By the Numbers

Student organizations on campus
Nationalities and cultures of ODU students, faculty and staff
Mind expanding bachelor's degrees

Plan your Visit

Campus tours are scheduled daily

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Campus tours are scheduled daily