FOCUS2 is an online, interactive, self-guided career and education planning system.

FOCUS2 CAREER engages and guides you, intuitively, through career & education decision making to help you choose majors offered at ODU, explore occupations & make informed career decisions. The cutting-edge design will reliably help you plan for and achieve career success throughout your lifetime.

How to Set Up Your FOCUS2 ACCOUNT and Log In:

You will need the access code to register. Access code: bigblue

New Users

  • Step 1: Create your account by linking to the ODU FOCUS2 registration page.
  • Step 2: Please remember, you will need the access code to register; the access code is: bigblue
  • Step 3: Complete your registration by creating an account.
  • Step 4: After creating an account, the system will prompt you to begin the assessment.

Returning Users

  • Step 1Log in.
  • Step 2: Enter your username and password.
  • Step 3: After you log in FOCUS2, you will be led to your Dashboard.
  • Step 4: If you forget your username and/or password, go to FOCUS2 forgot password page to have this information automatically sent to your email.

Using FOCUS2

FOCUS2 is designed to walk you through the beginning steps of your career planning process. You can review any parts of the system at any stage in your process.