Turn everything you know upside down and inside out.
Academic Programs

At Mills, you’ll embark on a course of discovery that’s surprising, intellectually challenging, and always stimulating. Delve into your studies with expert scholars and small classes that spark informed debate, insightful questioning, and life-changing outcomes.


  • 76%
    of our faculty have the highest degrees
  • 10:1
    student-to-faculty ratio
  • average class size of 16
  • 93%
     of graduates are employed or pursuing further education
  • 69%
    of our faculty
    are women
  • 37%
    faculty of color
    (vs. 13% at peer colleges)

Outside of the classroom, a Mills College professor continues a lively discussion with her students.
Know your professors.

They’re the ones writing the textbooks used by college students across the country. Here, they’re the ones helping you grow, personally and intellectually, both in and out of the classroom.

Learn about Mills faculty

Opportunities at Mills

Reach beyond the classroom.