We Make It Easy to Visit Mills.

Graduate school is a powerful investment in your future, and it's important to find a college that is the right fit for you. That's why we make it easy for you to get to know Mills.

Take a Virtual Tour.

Mills offers you the best of both worlds: a beautiful, welcoming campus and easy access to the vibrant city of Oakland. Enjoy a sneak peek through our virtual tour and then check out our visit options below.

Virtual Tour

Experience Mills for Yourself.

When you visit our campus in person, you can sit in on real classes in your area of interest, talk with a professor, get advice from one of our graduate admission counselors, and take a tour led by a current Mills student. Even better? You can set up all of this using one easy online form.

Visit a Class.
group of students at a table

During the academic year, you can RSVP to sit in on one or more classes if you book your visit at least two weeks in advance. You'll get to see firsthand how our students and faculty explore new concepts together in an environment that encourages innovation in every field.

Meet One-on-One.
student speaking with admission counselor

Talk with a graduate admission counselor in person. We're happy to discuss your academic and career objectives to determine how Mills can help you reach your goals. We can also arrange for you to speak with a professor from your program during your visit.

Take a Campus Tour.
group of students walking on campus

Peaceful tree-lined creeks and walking paths. Smart classrooms. Historic performing spaces. LEED-certified green buildings. Sunlight-filled study spaces. All on an idyllic campus in the heart of the one-and-only San Francisco Bay Area. Sign up for a guided tour of Mills led by a student ambassador.

Schedule Your Campus Visit

Attend an Event.

Many of our graduate programs host special events for prospective students throughout the academic year. We also invite you to attend some of the many performances, exhibitions, and lecture series at Mills that are open to the public and focus on the work of our graduate students and faculty.

Admission Consultations by Phone or Skype

We're here to help you even if you can't visit Mills in person. You can schedule an informal phone or Skype call with a graduate admission counselor to learn more about Mills and the application process. To schedule a phone or Skype appointment, contact us at 510.430.3309 or grad-admission@mills.edu.