Parents and Family Weekend

In-person Parent and Family Weekend is scheduled for November 5–7, 2021.

Two families smiling at the camera outside the Science Center.
Photo credit: Dale Preston ’83

Parents and guests are welcome to attend classes on Friday; a list of classes will be available at registration. The weekend will kick off with an outdoor reception on Friday, followed by a large selections of events. There will be mini lectures/presentations on Saturday with more entertainment in the evening.

Please contact Tina Zwegat at with any questions you may have.

For the most up-to-date schedule, alerts, and helpful information, download the Guidebook app to your electronic device:

  1. Visit this link on your device or use the QR code below:QR code to download the Guidebook app.
  2. Tap the “download” button to get the free Guidebook app.
  3. Open the Guidebook app and search for “Parents and Family Weekend 2021.”
  4. Permitting push notifications will ensure that you receive notifications of any changes to the schedule.

Airport Oberlin Shuttle (AOS) is the main private shuttle provider that offers shuttle service between Oberlin and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport for a nominal fee.


Cash: $20 per person. PayPal/Venmo/CashApp: $22 per person.

Cleveland Airport to Oberlin College

(Pickup Location: hotel shuttle lot)

Thu, Nov 4 Fri, Nov 5 Sat, Nov 6
  • 10 a.m.
  • Noon
  • 3 p.m.
  • 5 p.m.
  • 8 a.m.
  • 10 a.m.
  • Noon
  • 3 p.m.
  • 5 p.m.
  • 10 a.m.
  • Noon

Oberlin College to Cleveland Airport

Sun, Nov 7 Mon, Nov 8
  • 8 a.m.
  • 10 a.m.
  • Noon
  • 2 p.m.
  • 11 a.m.
  • 4 p.m.
  • Riders are required to wear face masks the entire duration of the shuttle ride.
  • No reservation required.
  • Please arrive 30 minutes prior to the scheduled time. 

Visit the AOS website

ObieSafe Guidelines

During your visit, please follow Oberlin’s COVID-19 policies and guidelines for visitors.

  • COVID-19 vaccinations are highly recommended
  • Anyone who is ill with any type of symptom should remain off campus
  • Masks are required indoors
  • During campus events where food is served:
    • Abide by the 6-feet physical distancing protocol and reduced indoor occupancy policies
    • Wear masks at all times indoors when not actively eating or drinking

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