Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

Sunday, May 26

Shansi Breakfast

The Oberlin Shansi team is thrilled to announce that we will be holding an in-person Shansi Breakfast at this year’s Oberlin Commencement and Reunion Weekend...

AJLC Wetland Restoration Brigade

An open house hosted by the Economics Department faculty and staff. Come and celebrate the day with peers and professors!

Self-Guided Tour: Oberlin Origins

Oberlin Heritage Center's Monroe House (73 ½ South Professor street - south side of Conservatory parking lot/behind the Kohl building) Move at your own pace...

Tour: Architecture History Walk

Meet at the flagpoles in the southeast corner of Tappan Square, at the intersection of Main (RT. 58) and College Streets. Enjoy a leisurely stroll on this...

Politics Open House

An open house hosted by the Politics Department faculty and staff.

Modiano's Ghosts:  Family History and the Shoah in Dora Bruder

An open house hosted by the Cinema and Media Department faculty and staff. Come and celebrate the day with peers and professors!

Modiano's Ghosts:  Family History and the Shoah in Dora Bruder

An open house hosted by the English Department faculty and staff. Come celebrate with peers and professors!

exterior Finney Chapel

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance featuring Conservatory of Music students from the graduating Class of...

Frank Lloyd Wright Open House / Commencement Weekend

The Weltzheimer/Johnson House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, will be available for a walk-up open house. Presentations on the history of the home will be...

German Language and Literatures Open House

We will celebrate our graduating majors and minors as well as inductees to the German honorary society, Delta Phi Alpha.

Papermaking Studio Open House

Visit the Oberlin Libraries' Papermaking Studio that Aimee Lee '99 built with Special Collections staff, a Library classroom that supports the Book Studies...

Papermaking Studio Open House hosted by Aimee Lee '99

Visit the papermaking studio that Aimee built, a library classroom that supports the Book Studies Program and hosts her Papermaking & Book Art Winter Term...

Dance Department Open House

An open house hosted by the Dance Department faculty and staff. Come and celebrate the day with peers and professors!

Daub House

An open house hosted by the Geosciences Department faculty and staff. Welcome everyone!

Close up on the sign for Oberlin Science center with the building out of focus in the background

An open house hosted by the Chemistry & Biochemistry Department faculty and staff. From 2:45-3:30pm, we will have a short program recognizing each graduating...

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The year 2024 marks the 200th birthday of Oberlin’s first African American graduate, George Boyer Vashon, who became the first Black lawyer in the state of...

Family members in the audience watch the ceremony. A woman wipes away a tear.

A pre-commencement event created to celebrate the graduation and accomplishments of students of the African diaspora. Kente Cloth stoles will be given to...

Small groups of people socializing.

A celebratory reception congratulating the Class of 2024 and recognizing families and alumni of the conservatory and college music degree programs.

Finney Chapel

This annual event celebrates the legacy of Oberlin College's seminal involvement with the history of contact improvisation and brings the many generations of...

OCircus! Commencement Show

OCircus! is back with their commencement show - the largest circus show of the year! Join our talented aerialists, acrobats, stilters, and jugglers as they...

At dusk, people walk along a path lit by paper lanterns.

Join us for this Oberlin tradition that gathers faculty, alumni, graduates and their families, staff, and community members for an evening of music and fun....

Sunday, May 26