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Virginia Beach Regional Center:Information for Faculty

ITS Help

If you experience any computer or printer related problems at the Virginia Beach Center, please proceed as follows:

  1. Call the help desk at 683-3192 or email itshelp@odu.edu or use ITS Help Online
  2. Give your name, problem, location as the Virginia Beach Center, your office room number, and contact phone number
  3. If an ITS technician is in the building, they will be notified to assist you, but each problem must be logged into the system first.

Office Space

The Virginia Beach Center offers shared faculty office space for faculty to use. Please submit an ODU VB Shared Faculty Office Request form (see Forms section).
It is essential that you identify the day and time of day you plan to use the shared office space. The shared office at times may be jointly occupied. An ODU VB Shared Faculty Office Request form can be sent to Admin & Facilities Support via fax (757) 368-4109 or email at VBRooms@odu.edu.

Onsite Class Exam Administration Request

Please complete the Onsite Class Exam Administration Request form located on the Forms page.

Laptop Cart

A 20-station laptop cart is available for checkout to Old Dominion University faculty for instructional classroom use at the Virginia Beach Center. Please review the Laptop Cart Checkout Policies and Procedures and complete the Online Laptop Cart Reservation Form if you would like to reserve the cart for your classroom.

Classroom Supplies

Please see staff at the Admin or Learning Commons desks for classroom supplies (dry erase markers and erasers) if there are none available in your classroom.


Audio/Visual Equipment requests are made by completing a Room Application (see Forms page). The following equipment is available on a first come, first serve basis

  • 35mm slide projector
  • data projector
  • laptop computer
  • video camera
  • flip chart and pads

You may either fax a copy to 368-4109 or drop your completed form at either the Administration or Learning Commons desk.

Follow this link to the Equipment Use Authorization Form to check out equipment for off campus use from the Virginia Beach Center. Drop the completed form off at the Control Room 164 in order to pick up the equipment. Please call 368-4130 if you have any questions.

A photocopier is available for faculty use in Room 146A and is equipped to accept your Department's copy card.

Disposal of student materials

Harvey Logan from the Recycling Department offers a service to pick up confidential student materials that require disposal from the Virginia Beach Center. He will pick up items for disposal the 1st and 16th of each month. If these dates fall on a weekend or holiday, then pick up will be the next business day. Please secure your items in a sealed box, mark for destruction, and drop off at the security office, Room 141, the day before the scheduled pick up date.

On Campus Equipment/Reservation

To check out equipment or reserve space through ITS Classroom Central on campus, please fill out a Classroom Central Equipment Request Form or Classroom Central Reservation Form.

Wireless Local Area Networking (WLAN)

WLAN is available at the Virginia Beach Center. You must have a valid Old Dominion University account (MIDAS ID) and a laptop with wireless capabilities. For more information on requirements go to the Wireless LAN web page of ITS.

Center for Learning and Teaching (CLT)

The Center for Learning and Teaching (CLT) serves the University by assisting faculty members to use and integrate technology into the teaching/learning process. CLT offers a wide variety of services related to faculty support. For more information, please visit the CLT website.

Computer Classroom

A 40-seat instructional computer classroom is available for use through Information Technology Services. Reservations can be made by contacting Dwayne Smith at DLSmith@odu.edu or (757) 683-5940.

Special Events Archive

Old Dominion University - Virginia Beach Special Events are available on DVD to check out for course use at the Learning Commons desk.

Book Collection

Please check out our list of books and videos available at the Learning Commons desk.

Lactation Room

A lactation room is provided for nursing mothers on the first floor. Please request use of the room from a staff member at the Administrative or Learning Commons desk.

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