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You at ODU
At ODU, your classmates and professors will know you by name. Trust us, you won’t just be a number.
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Professor Abala working with a student.
ODU offers 39 undergraduate majors in high-demand fields, 8 master's degree programs and more than 20 certificates, licensures and endorsements.
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Athletics at ODU
Ohio Dominican is the only NCAA Division II school in Central Ohio, with 16 teams and more than 400 student-athletes.
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Campus Life at ODU
At Ohio Dominican, life is about more than just hitting the books. There is plenty of time and opportunities for fun, friends and enjoying life on campus.
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Service and Mission at ODU
You'll find plenty of ways to give back while at ODU, including Make a Difference Day, blood drives, food drives, service mission trips to places like Haiti and Appalachia, and local service opportunities.
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Finding Your Major at ODU
With 39 high-demand majors available, you’ll have no problem finding a program that matches your passion.
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Stay fit at ODU
Ohio Dominican students, faculty and staff have free use, year-round, of a fully equipped fitness center.
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ODU by the Numbers

  • 1,500
    Students Enrolled
    With small class sizes and personal attention, we'll make sure you succeed in the classroom.
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  • 100%*
    First-Time Freshmen Receive Aid
    We work hard to match you with the best available financial aid. (*Based on 2020-21 academic year)
    Undergraduate Admission
  • 16
    NCAA Division II Teams
    ODU has Central Ohio’s only NCAA Division II athletics program.
  • 40
    Student Organizations
    Develop your leadership skills, connect with friends and play an active role in the ODU community.
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Being a Panther

Ohio Dominican University student Alexis Young shares how her experiences and relationships at ODU have helped her prepare for an exciting and successful career in the Public Relations and Marketing Communications industry.

What does it mean to be a Catholic & Dominican university?
We invite you to explore this question, these identities and our commitment to academic excellence.