Ireland House offers suite-style living options on the Runte Quad with single and double rooms available. Ireland House is unique in that each suite contains a common living room, one bathroom for every two students, and a predominance of single rooms. Each suite contains either four single bedrooms or two double bedrooms, with no more than four residents per suite.
This residence hall features plenty of community spaces for hanging out with friends and the private study spaces are a great place to host a study session before a big exam.
Ireland House features:
- Single and double rooms
- Community spaces for hanging out with friends
- Private study spaces to host a study sessions
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|Hall||Single gender suites|
|Room Style||Single or double occupancy|
|Bathrooms||1 per 2 students|
|Break Housing||Not open over break (Thanksgiving, Winter & Spring)|
On Campus Address:
4601 Elkhorn Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23508
Hall Phone Numbers:
757-683-5208 (Neighborhood Desk)
757-683-3968 (Residence Hall Director)
757-683-3301 (Assistant Residence Hall Director)
Neighborhood Desk Hours:
Residence Hall communities offer 24-hour desk services.
For additional assistance outside the above hours, students should seek assistance at the neighborhood desk located at Owens House
- Adjustable Extra Long Twin Bed (36"x80")
- Closet with clothes rod and shelf
Each bathroom is furnished with one toilet and one shower with a shower curtain/rod. A sink with mirror is provided in each bedroom. One bathroom per two students.
Ireland House is the home to the Service-Learning Community. To learn more about our communities, visit the Living-Learning Communities page.
- 24-hour information desk
- Secured with ODU ID card access
- 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
- Vending Machines
Ireland 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.
- 2022-2023 Room Rates
- Double $3,999 per semester
- Single $4,560 per semester
- Deluxe Single $4,875 per semester