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Big Blue leads the football team onto the field. Photo Chuck Thomas/ODU

Planning Your Visit

Directions to Campus

O.D.U. Road Signage

Whether you're coming in a car, plane, train or bus, ODU's campus is easily accessible to new visitors and future Monarchs.

Lodging

Spring Hill Suites Marriott

There are many hotel options conveniently located close to campus.

Visitor's Guide

Webb Lion Fountain

Find campus maps, tours, parking information, directions and more in our online visitor's guide.


Parking at Monarch Orientation

Monarch Orientation

Parking will be available in the Constant Center North Parking Garage on 45th Street at Hampton Boulevard, behind the Springhill Suites Marriott Hotel. Park on the second, third, or fifth floor. You don't need a parking permit to park in this garage during orientation. Please avoid faculty/staff, reserved (fourth floor), metered (second floor), or handicapped spaces unless you have the appropriate tag.

Mini Monarch Orientation

Park in Gargage E (49th Street Stadium Parking Garage) on the third floor or above. You do not need a parking permit to park in this garage during orientation. Please avoid reserved, metered, or handicapped spaces unless you have the appropriate tag. A staff member will direct you to Webb Center.

Please note that 49th Street is closed past Bluestone Avenue due to construction, but you can still access the parking garage.


Need public transportation?

Airport: Norfolk International Airport is approximately 8 miles from campus. (757) 857-3200.

Airport Shuttle: Brown Airport Sedan Service. (757) 857-3391.

Train: AMTRAK, Newport News, Virginia. Ask about the shuttle service to downtown Norfolk (Monticello Avenue/ Virginia Beach Boulevard). (800) 872-7245.

Taxi: Yellow Cab (757) 622-3232. Black & White (757) 855-4444. Checker Taxi (757) 855-3333.

Bus: Hampton Roads Transit (757) 222-6100. Greyhound Bus Lines (757) 625-7500.


Looking for things to do in Hampton Roads?

Visit the official tourism website of Hampton Roads.

Site Navigation

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!