Press Releases

Best Colleges in the West
Oakland, CA—September 13, 2016

Mills College has been named one of the top regional universities in the West by U.S. News and World Report for the ninth consecutive year.

381 Best Colleges 2017
Oakland, CA—August 30, 2016

The Princeton Review recognizes Mills as one of the best colleges in the nation for the 12th consecutive year.

Excellence in Assessment
Oakland, CA—August 22, 2016

Mills College was recognized by a consortium of higher education organizations for developing a sophisticated data system to measure and improve student learning.

Elizabeth L. Hillman
Oakland, CA—August 8, 2016

On Friday, September 23, 2016, the Board of Trustees of Mills College will inaugurate Elizabeth L. Hillman as 14th president of the oldest women's college in the West.

Forbes Logo
Oakland, CA—July 11, 2016

An education from Mills College is well worth the cost in terms of post-graduate salaries, according to Forbes newly released list of "America's Top Colleges 2016."

Elizabeth L. Hillman
Oakland, CA—July 1, 2016

Elizabeth L. Hillman officially assumed her duties at Mills College today, becoming the 14th president of the 164-year-old women's college.

Katie Sanborn
Oakland, CA—June 16, 2016

The Members of the Mills College Board of Trustees elected Katie Sanborn as the new chair of the board at their May 20016 meeting.

Alecia DeCoudreaux Concludes Tenure as President
Oakland, CA—June 14, 2016

Alecia A. DeCoudreaux's tenure as president of Mills College in Oakland, California, draws to a conclusion in 2016.

Mills Hall
Oakland, CA—March 31, 2016

The Mills College School of Education and its MFA in Studio Art program are included in the new U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School rankings released in March.