OCCal Academic Calendars

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Subscribe Automatically

Note: Sometimes this method does not work properly. Please follow the steps carefully, and if you run into difficulty, subscribe via the URL method described below.

  1. Navigate to https://blackboard.oberlin.edu/.
  2. Log in using your ObieID and password.
  3. Click on the tab at the top of the page which reads "Calendars".
  4. Then click on the tab at the top that says "OC Calendars."
  5. If necessary, scroll down until you can see the bottom of the OCCal - Faculty/Staff Calendars - Monthly view calendar.
  6. Click on the "+ Google Calendar" button.
    • +GoogleCalendar.png
  7. At this point, you should be redirected to a new tab or window in your browser which displays your OCCal as shown in the image below. If this does not happen, or you are directed to a personal Google calendar instead, please subscribe using the URL method described below.
    • AddAcademicCalendar.jpg
  8. Choose "Add" beside each calendar you'd like to add or choose "Add All" at the bottom of the window.

Subscribe via URL

  1. Navigate to http://occal.oberlin.edu.
  2. If prompted, log in using your ObieID and password.
  3. Note the category in the left-hand sidebar of your calendar which reads "Other Calendars"
  4. Copy and paste any URL shown below for a calendar you are interested in into the textbox which reads "Add a coworker's calendar". Do not click on the links below, but copy and paste.
  5. Repeat step 4 for additional calendars.