Oberlin offers 21 North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) Division III teams for men and women. The Yeomen compete in baseball, basketball, cross country, football, indoor track, lacrosse, outdoor track and field, soccer, swimming and diving, and tennis. The Yeowomen compete in basketball, cross country, field hockey, indoor track, lacrosse, outdoor track and field, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, and volleyball.
Close to a third of Oberlin students participate in intramural sports and club programs. Currently, we have 21 active club sports, student organizations that range from aikido to fencing to rugby, ultimate, and water polo. Some organizations are basically instructional while others are highly competitive. Oberlin encourages all students to participate in a sport or some type of physical activity, whether experienced or novice.