Undergraduate Admissions

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A Mills Education Can Change Your Life.

From our dedicated professors to our diverse student body, from our wide array of student resources to our deep roots in the San Francisco Bay Area, every aspect of your Mills experience will equip you with the tools to achieve your goals. We empower you to sharpen your intellect, expand your horizons, explore all possibilities, and accomplish anything you set your mind to. Here's what you need to know about applying to, affording, and visiting Mills.

Mills College is preparing to merge with Northeastern University, and we are not accepting admissions applications at this time. Please visit our merger website for the most current information on the merger process.


Create Your Future at Mills.

Choosing a college is one of the most important decisions you can make. At Mills, we ask thought-provoking questions in and out of the classroom to help you think about what matters most. Our goal is to empower you to find what excites and inspires you in an environment that supports you academically and prepares you for your career. Exploring these questions can help you make good choices for your future.

What Do You Want to Do?
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How to Apply

First-year, transfer, resumer, and international students are invited to apply for admission to Mills for the fall or spring terms. We've laid out all the steps and deadlines to help take the mystery out of applying for college and make the process as simple as possible for you.

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Cost & Aid

Wondering if you can afford a Mills education? Find out about the scholarships we offer to help put a college education within your reach and how you can apply for state and federal financial aid.

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Visiting Mills

Come spend a day on our beautiful campus—it's the best way decide if Mills is right for you. Check out our virtual tour and then learn about our upcoming admission events

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International Students

No matter where you’re from, you belong at Mills. Every part of the world has a place here on our campus. And if you’re seeking an intimate, supportive community in one of the most diverse and forward-thinking regions of the United States, look no further. Learn more about being an international student at Mills.