Jun 15, 2024  
Course Catalog 2023-2024 
    
Course Catalog 2023-2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Admission


College of Arts and Sciences Admissions
38 East College Street
Oberlin OH 44074-1613
440-775-8411
Fax: 440-775-6905
college.admissions@oberlin.edu

Conservatory of Music Admissions
39 West College Street
Oberlin OH 44074-1576
440-775-8413
Fax: 440-775-6972
conservatory.admissions@oberlin.edu

 

Admission to both the College of Arts and Sciences division and to the Conservatory of Music division of Oberlin College and Conservatory is competitive and selective, and based on a student’s prior achievement as well as future promise. Oberlin has separate application processes for the College of Arts and Sciences and the Conservatory of Music. Students interested in the Double Degree Program, leading to both the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Music degrees, must submit two separate applications. Enrolling students are required to submit a $300 matriculation deposit.

Additional information about the policies outlined below can be directed to the relevant admissions office using the contact information provided above.


General Information

College of Arts and Sciences

Oberlin is a highly selective liberal arts college. The admissions committee evaluates applications using a holistic review process to get a sense of a student’s academic qualifications as well as what a student is like as a person and what they will contribute to the Oberlin community. Our goal is to assemble an incoming class that represents a variety of talents, viewpoints, and achievements.

Conservatory of Music

Applicants to the Conservatory of Music have varying requirements based on their intended degree or diploma program, detailed below.