What is an ObaVerse?

ObaVerse is a powerful learning management system (LMS) that encourages novel applications of learning at the intersection of community, knowledge and sharing. Sound complex? Not at all. Heck, we'll even help you get there.

Absolute Customization

Outside the box? Check. Innovative? Check. You dream it, we'll make it happen.

Responsive Design

No app install. No tech torment. ObaVerse works on your device, right now.

Robust course delivery

Construct courses for all learners. At their pace, at their level.

Connect your digital stuff

Google Drive, Evernote, Wikimedia, oh my.

Build your portfolio

Demonstrate mastery of your subject, or just share pictures of cats.

Flexible and integrated


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Where did ObaVerse come from?

ObaVerse is built on 15 years of educational technology research conducted by Dr. Yong Zhao and a development team consisting of educators, designers, and coders here in the office Global and Online education at the College of Education at the University of Oregon. ObaVerse provides a high-quality learning management system (LMS), a digital solution that is constantly evolving to meet the needs of learners and educators. Our commitment is not to any specific set of technologies or products, but to providing the most appropriate tools for learning and instruction. We work with thousands of teachers and students from all over the world.

How are people currently using ObaVerse?

  • Large and medium scale local, state, and federal grant projects
  • Research projects connected with institutions of higher education
  • Customized courses for professional development
  • Connected collaborative spaces for communities of practice

Contact us

Phone: +1 (541) 346-8769