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Military

Old Dominion University is a military-friendly institution with 25% of the student body affiliated with the U.S. military. ODU is ranked the top "Best for Vets" school in Virginia by Military Times and has been named a "Military Friendly School" 9 years in a row by G.I. Jobs Magazine. ODU provides the tools and resources necessary to help our military Monarchs transition and succeed.

Isabella


* Testimonial is not an endorsement by any of the military branches

 Nursing major

 Army ROTC Cadet

 Future military nurse

"Thanks to Army ROTC, I feel like I would be prepared mentally, physically and academically for the career path that I've chosen and I would stand out amongst my peers because of what I've learned and have been taught here at Old Dominion University."



Kiara

 Civil engineering major

 Naval ROTC Cadet

 First generation college student

"What got me here to ODU was my determination in pursuing a better life. Without it, I wouldn't be here at all."


* Testimonial is not an endorsement by any of the military branches


Luke


* Testimonial is not an endorsement by any of the military branches

 Nuclear medicine technology major

 Student Veterans Association leader

 Military veteran

"ODU is the essential building block foundation for attaining the knowledge and skills that I will need to be a successful healthcare provider for the people in my community."


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