5000 MacArthur BoulevardOakland, CA 94613 510-430-2135
http://www.mills.edu admission@mills.edu
About Mills College
  • Year of Foundation 1852
  • Size of Campus 135 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 881
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 100%female, 22%out-of-state
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 50
  • Enrollment No. 914
Independent liberal arts college founded in 1852. California women's college located on 135 wooded acres in the Oakland foothills, on the east shore of the San Francisco Bay. Offers bachelor's degrees to women and graduate degrees and certificates to women and men. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Mills encourages openness to experimentation in the context of established academic disciplines. Programs are designed to reflect the importance of global issues, provide an understanding of the natural world, and enhance opportunities for women in their developing roles throughout society.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies PBK, Palladium (on campus society based on GPA and service), Phi Alpha Delta
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Black and White Ball, Fetish Ball, Convocation, Senior Pin Dinner, Paint Night, Junior - Senior Celebration, First Year Ghost Tour
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Women's Collective, Native American Sisterhood Alliance, Asian Pacific Islanders Sisterhood Alliance, Mujeres Unidas, South Asian Middle Eastern Cultural Awareness Organization, Queer Melanin, Kapiolani Society, Unlea
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Workers of Faith: An Intervarsity Fellowship, Muslim Student Association, Jewish Student Union
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 0
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Oakland (6), San Francisco (27)
  • Distance to nearest train Oakland (7)
  • Distance to nearest bus Oakland (7)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 3%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (1%), women's dorms (90%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (4%), special housing for disabled students (1%), cooperative housing (1%), other housing options (1%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 80%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 10%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 10%
  • Number of students using college housing 52%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 7%
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 16,000
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Museums Art Museum, Slide Library, Center for the Book, Center for Contemporarty Music, Lisser Hall (two theaters), Children's Laboratory School, Studios: Ceramic,Painting and Drawing, Photography, Sculpture, and Dance
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Number Of Microforms 28,418
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Elinor Raas Heller Rare Book Room (includes books from the 15th Century to the present),College Archives, Collections: Albert M. Bender, Darius Milhaud, Fine and Private Press, Florence and Walter Hand Bookbinding, Jane Bourne Parton Books on Dance, Aureli
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 873
  • OS of Wifi Network Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 2,615
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 227,903
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 8
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 40%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs United States Government, State of California, Wells Fargo, Enterprise, School Districts, Cultural Organizations
  • Employed Students after 2 years 60%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 40%
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,884
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis