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Oberlin College Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Oberlin, OH

Location and Setting


Oberlin Population
8,300
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Cleveland
Campus Size
440 acres

Weather

Temperature
17.6 average low in January, 78.3 average high in September
Rain
155 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
35 mile(s) from campus in Cleveland
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Elyria

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, cooperative housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
85% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
7%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
crime prevention programs

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
yeoman/yeowoman
School Colors
Crimson and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Field Hockey x      
Football     x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey x  
Football    
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey    
Football x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
badminton, bowling, equestrian sports, fencing, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, rugby, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
badminton, bowling, equestrian sports, fencing, golf, gymnastics, ice hockey, rugby, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
baseball, basketball, bowling, cross-country running, football, racquetball, rock climbing, rugby, soccer, softball, squash, table tennis, tennis, track and field, volleyball, water polo, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, experimental college, community outreach, student government, student cooperative association, student radio station
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
 

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