three students at long desk mounting plant specimens
During winter term, Professor of Biology Michael Moore worked with Rian Szende ’22, Renee Geyer ’21, and Imani Badillo ’22 to preserve plant specimens for the herbarium. Students mounted donated samples to paper and then weighed each sheet. Once the samples set, students will catalogue them. Photo credit: Jannifer Manna

Oberlin is a dynamic and interactive place. It may be difficult at times to keep up with academic breaks, tutoring and career exploration sessions, athletic events, concerts in the Cat, not to mention deadlines for advising and course selection. Here are a few quick links to help you stay on top of your game.

Campus Bulletins

Winter Term

The Oberlin campus reopens January 2, 2019, for winter term—a month-long opportunity for students to explore academic and personal interests outside of the classroom, on or off campus, individually or with a group.

What’s Happening

Campus Events

Recent News

Campus Offices

These are a few of the administrative offices that provide a range of student services—from health and safety and counseling, to student activities and academic support.

Get Involved

Don’t sit on the sidelines. In addition to your academic studies, Oberlin has many ways for you to engage with your peers and the community at large.

First Year Librarian

New to Oberlin and haven’t visited the Mary Church Terrell Main Library yet? Not sure how to navigate the resources in the building? Be sure to connect with a First Year Library Advisor who can show you all things library related.

Students in one of the StudiOC classrooms with instructor Chie Sakakibara.
Photo credit: Yevhen Gulenko


StudiOC is s both a modern and flexible educational space and a new method for faculty to engage in multidisciplinary collaboration. Students can enroll in a theme-based learning community that incorporate subject matter from several different disciplines, allowing for rich and meaningful interactions with peers and faculty. Learning communities enroll up to 30 students; average class size is 15.

Learning CommunitiesStudiOC