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Old Dominion University

Norfolk, VA 4-Year Public
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About ODU

ODU is a 4-year public school located in Norfolk, VA. It is an urban college that enrolls 19,176 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat selective as the ODU acceptance rate is 89%.

College Info

5115 Hampton Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23529

Campus Setting: Urban

ODU Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 1

Transfer Applications are Due

May 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to ODU is Feb 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to ODU is May 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

ODU ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above

Good

18 to 24

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to ODU is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into ODU. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

ODU SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

970 - 1160

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Math SAT Range

480 - 580

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Reading SAT Range

500 - 600

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1160 and Above

Good

970 to 1160

Avg

970 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for ODU students is 1077. Applicants with SAT scores of 1160 and above have a good chance of being admitted to ODU, while applicants with SAT scores between 970 to 1160 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 970 have a low chance of being offered a spot at ODU.

ODU Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$25,448

In State

$45,608

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$10,800
$30,960
Fees
$360
$360
Housing
$12,988
$12,988
Books
$1,300
$1,300

Student Life

Wondering what life at ODU is like? There are approximately 23,675 students enrolled at ODU, including 19,176 undergraduate students and 4,499 graduate students. 77% percent of students attend school full-time, 92% percent are from VA and 8% percent of students are from other states.

77%

Full Time

23%

Part Time

92%

In State

8%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

23,675

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

89%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,160

Out-of-State

$31,320

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 1
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