ODU Commencement

at S.B. Ballard Stadium

ODU Commencement
May 8, 2021

ODU Commencement

at S.B. Ballard Stadium

ODU Commencement

at S.B. Ballard Stadium

Event Details

Additional Ticket Information

Tickets will be required for all guests attending each ceremony. 
•   Each student will have the opportunity to claim two (2) digital tickets to distribute to their guests. Due to gathering restrictions, no additional tickets will be provided. 
•   A unique link to claim tickets to your assigned ceremony will be emailed on Monday, April 19, 2021. 
•   Commencement ceremonies will be streamed live on www.odu.edu for families and friends who are not able to attend in person.

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We have taken enhanced health and safety measures to protect our venue guests. However, there is an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the CDC, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By entering the venue, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19, and Venue disclaims any and all liability related thereto.

In accordance with the guidance and recommendations set forth by the CDC and local health officials, we respectfully request that the following guests not attend this event:

  • Guests who are feeling sick or experiencing cold or flu-like symptoms (including fever, cough and shortness of breath);

  • Guests who have been diagnosed with, or believe to have contracted, COVID-19, unless you have had no fever for 72 hours (without use of medicine) and 10 days have passed since symptoms first appeared;

  • Guests who have been in contact with an individual diagnosed with COVID-19 within the past 14 days; and

  • Guests who have traveled internationally in the past 14 days.

All patrons entering the venue will be required to wear a facial covering or mask and keep it on at all times while in the venue.


Graduate Parking - 43rd street and Elkhorn Parking Garage

Guest Parking: 49th Street Stadium Garage and lot 1

Overflow – Constant Center 45th street Garage

ADA – First level of 49th street garage