A small group, including a mom and daughter, talk and hold plates of food near a column of balloons. The mom is wearing a button that says 'Proud Oberlin Parent'.
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Parents and Families

We welcome you to the Oberlin community. Use this site as a quick reference for key campus offices, announcements, and campus happenings.

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Haoyuan Gao Wins Oberlin's 2024 Nexial Prize

June 11, 2024

Haoyuan Gao ’24, a biology and neuroscience double major with minors in book studies, chemistry, and East Asian studies, has been named the winner of Oberlin’s 2024 Nexial Prize. The award is presented to an outstanding science student with aspirations for interdisciplinary research.

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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.

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These resources that may be beneficial to parents and family members of Oberlin College students.