Oberlin’s facilities are unsurpassed by any school its size. The college has one of the nation’s most extensive college library collections; one of the finest college art museums in the country; and first-rate facilities in music, theater arts, the natural sciences, computing, and physical education.

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Women and Trans* Collective (Baldwin Cottage)

Baldwin Cottage is the home of the Women and Trans* Collective, a close-knit community that provides women and transgendered persons with a safe space for discussion, communal living, and personal development.

Wright Physics Lab

Wright Laboratory of Physics

Oberlin’s physics building is named for aviation pioneers Orville and Wilbur Wright, whose older sister attended Oberlin and taught them about physics. The building is part of the Science Center complex.

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Wright Lecture Hall

Wright Lecture Hall, also referred to as the physics auditorium, has a seating capacity for 90. It is on the second floor of the Science Center.

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Yellow House

The two-story frame house is referred to as the Yellow House. The building is an American Foursquare design with elements of Queen Anne style.

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Zechiel House

This traditional residence hall is on the north end of campus across the street from the Jesse Philips Physical Education Center and athletic fields. Zechiel houses 45 students; many of whom participate in varsity sports.