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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Fairchild House

Fairchild House is one of the smallest traditional halls with accommodations for about 70 students.

Chapel exterior

Finney Chapel

The largest performance space on campus, Finney Chapel stands at the heart of Oberlin’s intellectual and musical life.

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Firelands Apartment Building

About 95 Oberlin fourth-year students live in a studio apartment in this seven-story building, located just east of campus.

Exterior view of Fireands Art building

Firelands Association for the Visual Arts (FAVA)

Founded in 1979, the Firelands Association for the Visual Arts (FAVA) is an independent, nonprofit art organization in downtown, Oberlin, dedicated to enhancing public appreciation of and participation in the visual arts.

exterior view and lawn sign for First Church in Oberlin

First Church in Oberlin

First Church in Oberlin is part of the United Church of Christ organization and continues to demonstrate an exceptional commitment to benevolence, mission work, and social action both locally and globally, through its individual members and its collective financial support.

Interior of the Fisher Gallery

Fisher Gallery

Fisher Hall, once a 200-seat auditorium, was converted to a gallery, providing space for the art department’s student exhibits, installations, and performances.

Aerial photo of Fred Shults Field

Fred Shults Field

Training and competition in soccer and lacrosse take place on Fred Shults Field.

George Jones Farm

Located just one mile east from campus, the George Jones Memorial Farm is an innovative educational site with an abundance of resources and activities for students and the greater community.

Geospatial Computer Lab

Geospatial Computer Lab

The Geospatial Computer Lab supports coursework in the geology department and allows students access to tools and software for scientific communication.