About Mills College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Mills College cost?

Mills College Cost of Attendance
In-state $45,635
Out-of-state $45,635
On-Campus Room and Board $13,528
Off-Campus Room and Board $11,970
Average Annual Cost $27,647
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Mills College Financial Aid and Debt

66%

Students paying down their debt

$23,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$243

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $28,804
Federal Grants 39% $5,337
Pell grants 39% $4,506
Other federal grants 24% $956
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 37% $8,517
Institutional grants or scholarships 99% $27,514
Student loan aid 68% $6,127
Federal student loans 68% $7,598
Other student loans 5% $9,042

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 133 Up to $600
Attend a summer program 119 Up to $4,500
Take a challenging class 274 Up to $3,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750
Do community service 248 Up to $75
Have work experience 118 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Mills College Admissions

What is Mills College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 84%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 58% of applicants
SAT Reading 485-640
SAT Math 440-593
SAT Writing 530-650
ACT Submissions 23% of applicants
Composite Score 23-29

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Mills College Campus Life

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

376

Forbes Ranking

61%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

66%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 917
Living on campus
Transfer Students 37%
Under Age 25 27%
Gender Balance
Women
100%
Men
0%

Student Diversity

71%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
44.07%
Hispanic or Latino
23.43%
Unknown
13.96%
Asian
10.87%
Black or African American
6.68%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.50%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.50%

Mills College Graduation Success

78%

First Year Student Retention

61%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$39,600

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Mills College

Address

5000 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify