Mills College Commencement 2022

Oakland, CA—May 14, 2022

Congratulations to our incredible Class of 2022! At our 134th Commencement, Mills College recognized the achievements of our students and conferred upon them the rights, privileges, and responsibilities of a Mills degree.

Addressing the Class of 2022 were Mills President Elizabeth L. Hillman; Chair of the Board of Trustees Kathleen Sanborn ’83; senior student speaker LJ Miranda ’22; graduate student speaker Trinity Wilson MBA/MA ’22; and this year's Commencement speaker, Jesmyn Ward, MacArthur "Genius" Grant recipient and two-time National Book Award winner.

The ceremony begins at the 53:15 mark with the chiming of the Campanil bells.