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Visit Programs

Visit Programs

Visit programs are a great way to get to know Oberlin! However, if you are not able to attend one of the programs below, visit opportunities are offered most days of the week. Please contact us at with any questions. We are looking forward to welcoming you to campus!

Summer Interview Days

Taking a college road trip this summer? Plan a half-day visit stop at Oberlin during a Summer Interview Day! Please note interviews are reserved for rising seniors only. Summer 2014 dates are July 7, 11, 18, and 25. Register here! 

Summer Open Houses

For students looking for an in-depth summer visit, a Summer Open House is a full-day program that may be just right for you. Summer 2014 dates are August 1 and 15 - Register here

A Summer Open House on August 8 will be held in conjunction with Kenyon College's August Visit Day on August 7 - Register here!

Regional Fly-ins

Take advantage of a special trip to Oberlin for high school seniors from your area! The Regional Fly-in includes round-trip air transportation, ground transportation between the airport and campus, overnight accommodations in a residence hall, and all meals on campus. Click here to view instructions and a tentative itinerary. To register, click the link for your region below:

September 15-16: Washington, D.C. / Mid-Atlantic Region
September 18-19: New York City
September 18-19: Boston
September 22-23: Chicago
September 29-30: New York City

    Access Oberlin

    Access Oberlin is offered during the fall semester and is available to African American, Asian/Pacific American, Latino/a, and Native American high school seniors. Program participation is highly selective, seeking students serious about their education and about Oberlin. Students accepted to the program will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to Oberlin and stay in the residence halls, tour the campus, visit classes, and attend admissions and financial aid workshops. You’ll also have a chance to meet current students, professors, and admissions staff. Online application materials will be available soon. Fall 2014 program dates are:

    November 13-15, 2014
    November 20-22, 2014
    December 4-6, 2014

    Senior Visit Days

    High school seniors are invited to experience Oberlin through a Senior Visit Day, a full-day program that includes an optional overnight stay in a residence hall with a current student. Fall 2014 Senior Visit Days will be held October 6 & 13 and November 3 & 10. Registration and a tentative itinerary will be available soon.

    Spring Junior Visit Program

    Attention juniors! The Spring Junior Visit Program is an insider’s view of Oberlin that will allow you to take a tour, sit in on classes, speak to admissions counselors and current students, complete an interview, and even stay overnight in a dorm. Registration will be available in Winter 2015.

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