Oberlin College offices represent the administrative and academic functions of the college, ranging from human resources and academic advising to student records and residential education. These offices support the functions of the college and conservatory to ensure all campus members receive appropriate information and support.

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Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

The Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences administers the academics of the college. Directly and through academic departments and programs, the dean’s office deals with a wide range of academic issues, including hiring and promotion of faculty members, faculty development, curriculum, and educational policy.
Cox Administration Building, Room 101

Department of Human Resources

The Department of Human Resources is responsible for all matters regarding Oberlin College employees, including benefits, compensation, labor relations, and employee policies.
Service Building, Room 205

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

Digital Portfolio

Connect. Curate. Communicate. At Oberlin, students use digital portfolios to integrate their learning inside and outside the classroom, plan for the future, and present their signature...
Mudd Center, Seeley G., A-012
A student works at a computer during a workshop.

Dining Services

Oberlin has a contract with AVI Foodsystems to operate the dining halls on campus. AVI Foodsystems is an on-site restaurant company that provides café and catering services to the college.
Stevenson Hall


Recognize Opportunity. Add Value. Turn Ideas into Actions. At Oberlin we define entrepreneurial thinking as the creativity to see potential and create visionary change. Our approach encompasses three...
Mudd Center, Seeley G., A035 and A034

9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

A student gives a slide presentation, which shows 2 students outdoors holding to-go drink cups with large straws.

Facilities Planning and Construction

Facilities Planning and Construction (FP&C) is responsible for the planning, design, and construction of facilities on the Oberlin College campus.
Service Building, Room 209

Fellowships and Awards

The Fellowships and Awards office works with Oberlin College students and alumni interested in applying for nationally competitive programs in a broad range of fields.
Mudd Center, Seeley G., Center for Engaged Liberal Arts, A-Level
Sadie Keller (outdoors on campus)

Finance and Administration

The Division of Finance and Administration oversees the financial and business administration of the college, including budgeting, resource allocation, short- and long-term financial planning, accounting and financial reporting, endowment and investment management, and human resources.
Cox Administration Building, Room 200

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

Finance Office

The Finance Office is part of the Division of Finance and Administration . It oversees the offices of the Controller and Student Accounts .
Service Building, Suite 204