A university of support

As an online student with Old Dominion University, you'll have the same support as students at main campus, including personalized advising and coaching from specialists in our online programs.

Last year 88% of ODU Online students were very satisfied or satisfied with their level of connection with faculty.

“I loved the personal attention. I always knew what was expected of me, and I appreciated the support.”

- Derek Govin, Master of Science in Special Education

Derek Govin

Our dedication to you begins before you even apply

Our enrollment staff are ready to answer any questions you may have about our online programs, plans of study, financial aid, and the application process. We'll even evaluate any academic credits you've already earned to see if they'll transfer to ODU, all before you apply. 

When you're ready to apply, your personal coach will help you with the application process and administrative tasks that come with starting a college education.

After you're admitted, you'll have an academic advisor every step of the way. They'll help you focus on your academic goals and map out courses to work with your schedule. 

ODU Student resources include:

  • online tutoring
  • free access to Lynda.com
  • 24/7 technical support
  • access to free or discounted software, such as Office 365 and antivirus tools
  • ability to check out materials from ODU's libraries via USPS
  • lifetime career and job search support
  • And much more!