Oberlin College Facilities Operations

Facilities Operations and Physical Plant: An Overview

The Facility Operations area serves the Oberlin College Community as the primary resource for all facility related needs and concerns. We strive to ensure efficient day-to-day operations of Oberlin College's campus that include:

  • Handling routine, emergency and preventative maintenance needs of ALL building systems.
  • Providing landscaping, snow removal, care of athletic fields, and Ground’s equipment maintenance.
  • Supporting the day-to-day Custodial needs as well as providing emergency custodial coverage to the campus community.
  • Supporting the Recycling and sustainability efforts on campus.
  • Providing pest and critter control for our campus community.
  • Supporting special functions on campus and within the Oberlin city community.
  • Working with and supporting the efforts of the Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Office.
  • Coordinating efforts with the Facilities Planning and Construction (FP & C) office regarding capital improvement projects on our campus.

MVRs (Driving Background Checks)

ALL MVRs EXPIRE ON JUNE 30TH OF EVERY YEAR!

Please refer to College-Related Vehicle Rentals for updated procedures and policies regarding renting vehicles at Oberlin College. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call 58445.

PLEASE NOTE: 1st time student applicants MUST stop by Facilities Operations, 173 W. Lorain Street, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to take a written test on Ohio state driving laws prior to applying for your MVR!

New MVR Background Check - Students, staff, clubs, teams, etc.

New MVR Background Check - Security and UAW ONLY!


Energy Management Winter Break - Details TBA

Energy Management Winter Break - Details TBA

SNOW EMERGENCY PLAN 2016-2017

SNOW EMERGENCY PARKING PLAN MAP 2016