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Safety Services & Programs

Working to Keep You Safe

At Old Dominion University, safety is a top priority. We are always working vigilantly to ensure that the Monarch community has access to services and resources the promote a safe campus environment.


Safety Cameras

We've installed 1,700+ state-of-the-art safety cameras all over campus, which help to deter crime.


Safety Screens

Safety screens have been installed on all first-floor windows of campus residential buildings.


Lighting & Landscaping

We have installed new lighting and made strategic landscaping updates to enhance campus security.


Pedestrian Safety

Safety beacons and speed limit readouts, both proven to increase pedestrian safety, have been installed on strategic streets and crosswalks.

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Presidential Inauguration

ODU commemorated the inauguration of President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., during Homecoming Weekend 2022. Relive the historic weekend.

Fall Open House

It's time to fall in love with ODU! Join us for our last Open House event of the semester on Saturday, November 19.

Commencement 2022

Visit the Commencement Office for information on event times, caps & gowns, tickets and more!