Make an Obie Dollars Deposit

Please note that this is not the place to make a payment towards your term bill. Please visit Student Accounts for information on paying the term bill.

Obie Dollars deposits may be made throughout the year. To add funds to your Obie Dollars account, you may choose from the following options:


Make a deposit online

CREDIT CARD only

Deposits are charged to a credit card. A $3.80 per-transaction fee will be assessed. Students, faculty, and staff may deposit onto their own cards, or parents may make a guest deposit onto their student's card.

We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.

When making a guest deposit, you must know the cardholder's T-Number. Guest deposits are anonymous, so it is recommended that you notify the recipient.

Deposit Obie Dollars Online


Print and complete the Obie Dollars deposit form

CHECK only, $25 minimum

Mail the form and your check to:

ID Card Office - Obie Dollars
Oberlin College
155 N Professor St
Oberlin, OH 44074

Please allow two weeks for mailing and processing.

Print Deposit Form


Make a deposit in-person at the Office of Residential Education and Dining Services

CASH or CHECK, $25 minimum

ResEd is located in Stevenson Hall, Griswold entrance. Hours are Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm.


Make a deposit at a Deposit Station on campus

CASH only

Deposits are made by inserting cash and your OCID card into a Deposit Station at any of the four campus libraries. These deposits are available for immediate use.


Please contact the ID Card Office at (440) 775-6210 or idcard@oberlin.edu if you have any questions or concerns.