Dominion House

Dominion House provides suite-style living arrangements on the Runte Quad, offering both single and double rooms. Each room comes equipped with a shared living area and 2-3 bathrooms within the suite. This residence hall boasts ample community spaces for socializing with friends, and the private study areas make it an ideal spot for hosting study sessions before important exams. Conveniently located in the Quad, it houses the POD Market, is in close proximity to the Student Recreation Center, and is right next to the Broderick Dining Hall.

Dominion House features:

  • Single and double rooms
  • Community spaces for hanging out with friends
  • Private study spaces to host a study sessions

Category Details
Building Size 288
Location Runte Quad
Hall Single gender within room
Hallways Co-ed
Room Style Single or Double occupancy
Bathrooms 1 per 2-3 students
Dining Plan Required
Break Housing Residence halls remain open during breaks, with the exception of Winter Break. 


On Campus Address:

Resident's Name
1425 W. 49th Street
Room #
Norfolk, VA 23508

Hall Phone Numbers:

757-683-3704 (Community Desk)
757-683-3690 (Residence Hall Director)
757-683-3706 (Assistant Hall Director)

Residence Hall communities offer 24-hour desk services.

  • Adjustable Extra Long Twin Bed (36"x80")
  • Desk
  • Dresser
  • Chair
  • Closet with clothes rod and shelf

Room Layouts

Dominion House Floor Plans

Each bathroom is furnished with one toilet and one shower with a shower curtains/rods. A sink with mirror is provided in each bedroom. One bathroom per 2-3 students.

  • 24-hour information desk
  • Secured with ODU ID card access
  • Air-conditioned
  • Housekeeping for community areas
  • Laundry rooms
  • Kitchenettes on designated floors
  • Study spaces & shared lounges on each floor
  • Wireless residential community. In lieu of hardwired coaxial cables and ethernet ports, streaming TV service and wireless Internet are available. To use these services, students should verify that their computer is able to connect to WiFi, and that their TV has an HDMI port (a SmartTV is not required).
  • Wireless printing
  • Movie Streaming
  • Coeducational
  • Vending Machines

Dominion House has a 9-month contract commitment which covers the fall and spring semesters. Each semester is billed separately, due dates are established by the Office of Finance.