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Old Dominion University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Norfolk, VA

Location and Setting


Norfolk Population
245,782 
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Virginia Beach
Campus Size
251 acres

Weather

Temperature
30.9 average low in January, 82.9 average high in September
Rain
116 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Norfolk
Nearest Train Station
21 mile(s) from campus in Newport News

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
25% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
70%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Big Blue
School Colors
Slate blue and silver

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x x x x
Crew x x    
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Lacrosse x x    
Sailing x   x  
Soccer x x x x
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Wrestling     x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x x
Crew x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Sailing x  
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball x x
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x x
Crew    
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse    
Sailing x  
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball    
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
equestrian sports, ice hockey, rugby, softball
Men's Club Sports
crew, equestrian sports, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, volleyball

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, golf, racquetball, soccer, softball, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, asian pacific american student union, student government association, student veterans association, colleges against cancer, student activities council
Sororities
4% of women participate
Fraternities
7% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus

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