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Academic Development

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Academic Advising

All degree-seeking students must be advised prior to registering each semester. Undergraduates with a declared major must contact the department of your major for advising.This page provides a comprehensive, tabbed list of advisors by their respective college and program.

Center for Major Exploration

Center for Major Exploration

The Center for Major Exploration (CME) provides academic and career advising to exploratory students. CME assists students in making a successful transition into the University and into their intended major.


Academic Resource Center (ARC)

The ODU Learning Center is a centralized learning space (physical and virtual) that provides students with opportunities to practice and enhance their learning outside of the classroom. Students may meet with an academic coach or mentor to improve self-management and learning skills, request a custom workshop for their small group, access one of our CORE resources, or get connected with other support services.

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Tutoring and Academic Support Central

Get connected to tutoring centers and resources across campus.

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Mentoring Central

Get connected to mentoring programs and resources across campus.

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Academic Tips & Resources

Use these tips and strategies to improve your academic performance and optimize your learning experience. Request a workshop with a peer academic coach.

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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!