engineering clean energy with solar panels and wind

Beyond the Classroom

Learning isn’t limited to the classroom at Mills. Take a look at some of the opportunities you can have while majoring in engineering.


Access to Facilities & Equipment

Scientific research at Mills takes place in facilities ranging from the greenhouse in our botanical garden to state-of-the-art laboratories in the Betty Irene Moore Natural Sciences Building. Equipment available for use by engineering students include:

  • Scheffler Bio-Imaging Center
  • Atomic absorption spectrophotometer
  • Fourier transform infrared spectrometer
  • Ultraviolet-visible spectrophotometers
  • High-performance liquid chromatographs
  • Photosynthesis system
  • Marine culture system
  • Environmental chambers

Organizations & Leadership Opportunities
  • Campus Clubs—Participate in one or more of the diverse clubs at Mills and gain leadership experience and use your voice to effect change. 
  • Student Organizations—Join one of 85 different student organizations at Berkeley Engineering to hone teamwork and leadership skills and to connect with students who share your passions.
  • Professional Development—Visit Engineering Student Services at UC Berkeley to explore leadership and professional development opportunities that can help you launch your career.