Congratulations on your acceptance to Oberlin! This page contains a variety of resources for admitted students to help you learn about all that Oberlin has to offer.
Oberlin hosted a variety of panels and webinars throughout March and April to help admitted students get to know all about what makes Oberlin unique. Select from the list below to view the recordings and get the inside scoop from faculty, staff, and current students.
All Roads Lead to Oberlin Videos
- Class of 2025 Welcome
- First Year Experience
- Music Opportunities for Arts & Sciences Students
- The Oberlin Experience: An Insider's View for Parents
- Research Opportunities
- Life After Oberlin
- Financial Aid & Admissions: Next Steps
- Address from President Ambar
- Sciences at Oberlin
- Housing & Dining
- Parent-to-Parent Q&A
- Study Away & World Languages
Class of 2025 Welcome
We are excited to formally welcome you to the Oberlin family! Hear from Manuel Carballo, Oberlin's VP and Dean of Admissions & Financial Aid, and David Kamitsuka, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, to learn more about the class of 2025, the All Roads Lead to Oberlin Program, and highlights for the next academic year and beyond at Oberlin. This is a Zoom webinar open to all admitted students and their families, but geared toward students in the College of Arts & Sciences.
The First Year Experience
Learn how Oberlin students, faculty, and staff will support your transition from high school to college and what you can expect in your first year at Oberlin. This webinar will feature Oberlin faculty, staff, and students who are affiliated with the First Year Seminar Program, the Academic and Advising Resource Center, and the Peer Advising Leaders (PAL) program.
Music Opportunities for Arts & Sciences Students
Join us to learn more about the rich musical opportunities available to students enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences. Our panel of faculty, staff, and students will discuss lessons for college stuednts, ensembles, facilities, conservatory classes, pursuing a major or minor in music, and more!
The Oberlin Experience: An Insider's View for Parents
We know that parents have many questions about student life and academics at Oberlin. Join our special parent webinar to get the answers from our panel of experts.
Oberlin students have unparalleled opportunities to engage in academic research, across all disciplines, that is supported by - or even in collaboration with - their professors. Hear from faculty and students about their research and the ways that students and faculty work together to ask questions and solve problems.
Life After Oberlin
After graduating, Oberlin alumni are well-prepared to pursue academic or professional graduate study, directly enter the workforce across job sectors, or to secure and engage in meaningful fellowships. This webinar will feature Oberlin staff, students, and alumni involved with Oberlin's pre-professional programs in medicine/health, law, business, and politics.
Financial Aid & Admissions: Next Steps
You're in! Now what? Join the Directors of Oberlin's Financial Aid and Admissions offices as they answer questions and outline what comes next in order to secure your place in Oberlin's class of 2025.
Address from Oberlin President Ambar
Hear from Oberlin's 15th President, Carmen Twillie Ambar, as she addresses the admitted class of 2025 and their families. President Ambar will speak on topics including her journey to Oberlin, the unique value of an Oberlin education, and new initiatives at the College. She'll also outline her vision for the upcoming academic year and beyond.
Sciences at Oberlin
Oberlin is a longtime leader in educating undergraduate scientists. Hear from current Oberlin student science majors about their experiences with Oberlin's science classes, professors, facilities, and opportunities to participate in meaningful hands-on research.
Housing & Dining
Oberlin is a four-year residential college, and we believe that living and eating together fosters a strong community. During this webinar, Oberlin Residential Education staff and current students answer your questions about housing and dining at Oberlin.
Whether you are sending your first child to college or are a seasoned pro, we know that you have questions that are best addressed by parents who have been through this process with their Oberlin student. During this Q&A, Oberlin parents will share their perspectives and experiences and answer your questions.
Study Away & World Languages
At Oberlin, we believe that thinking globally is the keystone of a liberal arts education. Join us to learn more about study away opportunities, world language study, and the Oberlin Center for Languages and Cultures.
Campus tours: We’ll show you what it’s like to spend your college years in a place where you have room to breathe and the freedom to explore and apply new ideas. Join some current Obies as they take you around our picturesque campus and discuss different aspects of the Oberlin experience.
Aerial tour of campus: Get a bird’s eye view of campus. Watch the aerial tour.
Check out our Obie Digital Swag page for gifs, stickers, social media lenses, and more to show your Obie pride!
Get the Details
Questions? We're here to help! Contact admissions at 440-775-8411 or email@example.com. You can also reach out to Financial Aid or Housing if you have specific questions for those offices.
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