The Carnegie Building at Oberlin College

Oberlin College

#134, overall score 40.33/100

Fun Fact:

Oberlin’s mascot is an albino squirrel, based on the much-loved population that lives on campus.

ACADEMICS Score: 25/30

  • Score: 25/30
  • Acceptance rate: 28%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 9:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Yes
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • Tuition: $52,002
  • Room & board costs: $14,010
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $38,360

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Oberlin, Ohio
  • Region: Midwest
  • Public/Private: Private
  • Liberal Arts: Yes
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 2,912
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 750
  • Jewish population share: 26%
  • Student origin: 5% in-state / 95% out-of-state
  • NCAA Division: III
  • NCAA team: Yeomen
  • Ultimate Frisbee teams: Flying Horsecows, Praying Manti

ISRAEL Score: 5.67/20

JEWISH LIFE Score: 9.67/40

  • Score: 9.67/40
  • Hillel: Oberlin College Hillel
  • Chabad: Chabad at Oberlin
  • OU-JLIC: No
  • Meor: No
  • Jewish fraternities: None
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 2
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 0
  • Eruv: None
  • Most famous Jewish alumnus: Lena Dunham

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