Spring Lottery now open!

Join OSCA for 2024-25! The OSCA Spring Lottery is open to all students returning to Oberlin for the 2024-25 academic year. The lottery deadline is February 28, 2024. If you miss the Spring Lottery deadline, you may still join by signing up on next year's Wait List.

Looking to join OSCA this Spring?  Sign up on the current year Wait List.

Welcome to the Oberlin Student Cooperative Association!

Oberlin Student Cooperative Association (OSCA) is a student-run, non-profit corporation which feeds and houses many Oberlin students. OSCA is one of the largest student cooperatives in North America. 

Our co-ops provide low-cost housing and dining to members, and work to provide meals which are inexpensive, healthy, tasty, and environmentally-wise. Our organization aims to buy food based on principles of accessibility and sustainability, and in support of fair labor practices. Our co-ops and the wider organization engages in decision-making through modified consensus.

6 Reasons to join OSCA

See more of why Oberlin students love OSCA!