Housing Options

From large and traditional to small and cozy, single-sex to coed, traditional dorm to cooperative community, Oberlin provides a wide range of residential options to suit the varied personalities and interests of its students. Oberlin's residence hall system includes traditional residence halls, program houses, theme communities, co-operative residences, and apartments and private houses. Oberlin has no fraternities or sororities.

More information and how to apply for our Program Housing, Theme Housing, and Co-operative Residences can be found by following the links.

Returning Student Housing Rates 2017-2018

Housing TypeOccupancySemesterAnnual
Residence Hall Multiple Occupancy
Double, triple, quad




Residence Hall Single
Single, super-single, super-quad




Village Houses, Apartments and Townhouses

with Separate Bedroom

1 or Multiple



Village Houses, Apartments and Townhouses

without Separate Bedroom

1 or Multiple



Class 2021 Housing Rates 2017-2018

Starting the Fall 2017, all students who enroll for the first time after the spring 2017 term will have a standard Residential Education housing rate each year regardless of the housing type. Oberlin College provides a variety of housing opportunities and wishes each student equal opportunity to experience as many of our unique communities as possible.  This new housing fee structure will provide all students with equal opportunity to select any housing type to which they qualify.

Housing TypeOccupancySemesterAnnual
All Residential Education Housing                  

1 or Multiple



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