Important Announcement

Due to Oberlin College and state Covid-19 precautions, all ORSL events and office hours are remote until further notice. Stay safe, we are here for you from a distance.

ORSL offers daily on-call Office Hours, 11 am -12 pm, Eastern. On Thursdays, we are also here from 4 pm - 5 pm. Drop in, have a chat, ask questions.

In addition to our pastoral care offerings for 2020-2021, please contact Multifaith Coordinator Maysan Haydar or Multifaith Chaplain David Dorsey for more information
or to make an appointment.

For clergy and affiliate recommended readings, please see our book list.

Room 217

exterior view of sandy coored brick building with magnolia tree on side.
Wilder Hall provides office space for the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life as well as for student organizations, the Student Union, and the Office of the Dean of Students. Photo credit: Tanya Rosen-Jones ’97

ORSL Newsletter

Stay abreast of news, programming, and events by subscribing to the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life weekly newsletter. Want to subscribe? Please complete our online subscription form .

Reserve the Chapel

  • Fairchild Chapel is a  a 150-seat Medieval-inspired sandstone chapel in Oberlin’s Bosworth Hall. The space is available for weddings, receptions, recitals, and spiritual and religious events. To make a reservation, please fill out our online reservation form.