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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Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

The Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion recommends non-discrimination policies that reflect campus culture and federal guidelines, responds to discrimination and harassment reports with a clear review process, and offers support and information to any members of our community who are involved in discrimination or harassment reports.

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Office of Finance and Administration

The Office 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
  • 440-775-8460
  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

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Office of Financial Aid

Investing in education equates to an investment in human potential. At Oberlin College, our financial aid policies reflect a historic commitment to inclusion and academic excellence.

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Office of Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research facilitates decision-making and institutional self-assessment by collecting and providing timely, high-quality data and analysis.

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Office of Ombudsperson

Oberlin’s ombudsperson is a multipartial and independent administrator who helps individuals—students, faculty and staff—resolve conflicts, solve problems, and communicate more effectively with others.

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Office of Religious and Spiritual Life

The Office of Religious and Spiritual Life (ORSL) is a multifaith resource center that supports religious practice, education, service, and activism, and provides spiritual support and counseling.

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Office of Residential Education Housing

The Office of Residential Education (ResEd) enables the extension and enhancement of academic learning beyond the classroom. This is accomplished through providing quality programming, efficient services, and safe and comfortable facilities.

  • Stevenson Hall, Griswold Commons
  • 440-775-8472
  • 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.,
    1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Monday through Friday

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Office of Student Accounts

The Office of Student Accounts provides customer service and financial counseling to students and guardians in resolving billing questions and facilitating financial arrangements.

  • Carnegie Building, Room 122
  • 440-775-8457
  • Office Hours
    8 a.m. to Noon and 1–4:30 p.m., weekdays
    Cashier's Hours
    9–11 a.m. and 1:30–3:30 p.m., weekdays