Old Dominion University
|Old Dominion University|
|Sports:||baseball, basketball, field hockey, football, golf, lacrosse, rowing, sailing, soccer, swimming/diving, tennis, wrestling|
|Colors:||dark blue, light blue, gray, silver|
|Mascot:||Big Blue (the Monarchs)|
Old Dominion University is a Virginia public university founded in 1969. It was ranked a third tier school in US News's 2008 "National Universities: Tier 3" list. The University started out as the Norfolk Division of the College of William and Mary in 1930; and then became an independent institution in 1962.