Arts and Sciences Admissions

Overnight Stays

Overnight Stays

OvernightsProspective students are invited to experience student life by staying overnight in a residence hall with a current student. This is a great opportunity to sample dining hall food, experience the campus community, and attend a variety of evening events.

Overnight visits are available on a limited basis, through one of two ways:

Admissions visit programs: Prospective students may participate in a variety of Admissions visit programs that may include an overnight stay. For more information and registration, please click here.

Arrange your own host: If you know a current Oberlin College student, feel free to arrange your own visit by following these three steps:

  • Contact your student host to confirm eligibility.
  • Register your stay to receive a visitor card, which provides three meals on campus.
  • Complete the Visitation Permission/Release form and submit it at least 3 days prior to your visit. Students who do not complete this form will not be permitted to stay overnight.

Students who choose to stay overnight should be prepared to sleep on a dorm room floor, and should bring a sleeping bag, pillow, towel, and toiletries. Questions about staying overnight? Review the Overnight FAQs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Did You Know

Oberlin College is a leader in improving the environment. The Adam Joseph Lewis Center for Environmental Studies opened in November 1999. It is designed to purify and reuse non-potable wastewater on site, use sustainably grown or produced materials, and eliminate the use of toxic materials, among other features. The building serves as a laboratory that showcases environmentally efficient building technologies and sustainable building techniques. The Lewis Center has won several major architectural awards and continues to attract considerable national attention.

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