oberlin president dressed in regalia walking in a processional.
Oberlin College President Carmen Twille Ambar walks in the faculty-led processional en route to Tappan Square. Photo credit: William Bradford

Oberlin College will host its annual Commencement/Reunion Weekend from May 24-27, 2019, with Commencement exercises taking place on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27.

Commencement 2019  

Oberlin College Commencement festivities will begin promptly at 9:30 a.m., May 27. Oberlin faculty will walk in procession onto Tappan Square, where parents, family members, and other guests will recognize the Class of 2019.

Lisa Jackson, vice president of environment, policy, and social initiatives at Apple, will be the Commencement speaker. Honorary degrees and other awards will also be presented.

Follow Commencement on social media as this year’s event gets under way.

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