Location and Directions
The ODU Model United Nations Conference (ODUMUNC)
20-24 February 2013
Norfolk Waterside Sheraton Hotel
We continue to host the ODU Model UN Conference in downtown Norfolk, at the renovated Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel. The conference introduces students to the U.N., international issues, legislative processes and parliamentry procedure. Participants practice diplomacy, public speaking, cooperation, compromise as they build greater understanding of cultural and ideological diversity in and creative and engaging setting.
The ODU Model United Nations Conference is held at the beautiful and recently renovated Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel in downtown Norfolk, Virginia (http://www.norfolk.va.us/). For your convenience, an area map is provided.
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General Directions to Old Dominion University
Traveling by Air
Norfolk and the general Hampton Roads area is a host to two sizable International Airports, including, the Norfolk International Airport and the Newport News / Williamsburg International Airport. The Norfolk International Airport is located just fifteen minutes from the Old Dominion University Campus and downtown Norfolk. Both airports offer a variety of shuttle services.
Traveling by Train or Bus
The Greyhound Bus Company has a terminal located in downtown Norfolk, just minutes from the Old Dominion University Campus. The nearest Amtrak Train Station is just thirty minutes from the campus and is located in Williamsburg, Virginia.
Traveling by Road
Old Dominion University is easily accessible from a multitude of national, state and local highways and interstates. The Old Dominion Campus is just five minutes off Interstate 64 and only one and one half hours off of Interstate 95. For directions see the directions below or visit the Old Dominion University or City of Norfolk websites.
General Directions to the Norfolk Sheraton Waterside Hotel
Take I-64 East toward Richmond. Just before reaching Richmond, take I-295 South (toward Norfolk, Virginia Beach). Bypass Richmond, and then get back onto I-64 East. Continue to I-264 West and take Exit 284A (toward Norfolk). Follow Exit 9 to Waterside Drive.
Take Interstate 95 South toward Richmond. Just before Richmond, take Interstate 295 South (toward Norfolk, Virginia Beach). Bypass Richmond, and then get back onto Interstate 64 East. Continue to Interstate 264 West and take Exit 284A (toward Norfolk). Follow to Exit 9 Waterside Drive.
Take I-95 North to Route 58 East (toward Norfolk). Follow Route 58 East to I-264 East (toward Norfolk). Go through the downtown tunnel and over the bridge. Take the Waterside Drive Exit and stay on the left.