The Course Catalog has essential information for your academic progress at Oberlin College. You are encouraged to use the Course Catalog when planning your academic schedule. Searching the Course Catalog is easy; in the upper left is a search function that will help you locate keywords in course descriptions or programs that might be of interest.
The term a student is admitted to Oberlin College determines which catalog to reference for information about institutional course requirements. The term a student declared their major and or minor determines the catalog to reference for information about major and or minor course requirements.
Archived Course Catalogs
You can find catalogs from 2005-2006 and forward by going to the current course catalog and using the drop-down menu in the upper right. Catalogs from 2001-2002 through 2004-2005 are available at oberlin.edu/catalog/.
Course descriptions are helpful to students in terms of understanding the content of a particular course. Course descriptions also provide a link to see available seating for a course.
Class schedules provide a comprehensive list of courses scheduled for a particular semester. You may find the list helpful when planning your course schedules.