- Email using Microsoft Exchange
The Old Dominion University e-mail system is the official electronic mail system for distributing course-related communications, policies, announcements and other information.
- Students admitted to ODU after February 1, 2023 (Students admitted prior to February 1, 2023, have email accounts provided through Google/Gmail.)
Faculty/Staff: Submit an Account Request at https://midas.odu.edu
Students: When you are admitted as a new student and create a MIDAS account, your student email account is automatically activated. This email is yours for as long as you remain a student and is deleted one year after your last class at ODU, whether you graduate, transfer or decide not to register for additional classes.
You can access Office365 email using:
- Microsoft Outlook
If your ODU email is provided by Office365 (faculty, staff, and students admitted after February 1, 2023), access your account in one of the following ways:
Go to outlook.odu.edu and log in with your student email address and MIDAS password.
Access your email (plus news, announcements, University services and more) at my.odu.edu.
MOBILE EMAIL APPS
Add your student email as an Office365 account to any of these supported apps: Gmail, Outlook, Apple Mail
ODU faculty and staff also use Office365 for email. You can find more detailed information about Office365 at ODU on the Office365 Email page.