Berkeley and Mills College Collaboration

Combine your UC Berkeley studies with a unique, liberal arts experience at Mills College.

Located in the Oakland foothills, Mills College is a nationally renowned independent liberal arts college that offers degree programs for undergraduate women and graduate degree and certificate programs for both women and men.

Mills offers special academic and residential opportunities for Berkeley students, including cross-registration, fast-track master degrees, and campus housing options. Whatever you choose, you’ll experience an intimate academic atmosphere and vibrant Mills community that complements your Berkeley studies.

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Take Courses at Mills College

Extend your learning with courses at Mills College. Through the cross-registration agreement between Mills and UC Berkeley, you may enroll in one Mills course per semester in addition to your courses at Berkeley. Select from a variety of undergraduate courses at Mills, including unique courses not offered at Berkeley. Courses appear as transfer credit on your Berkeley transcript.

To enroll in biology and art practice courses at Mills, email for registration instructions. For all other courses, complete the standard cross-registration application

Are you planning to take general biology? You can now complete the equivalent of BIOLOGY 1A/1AL and 1B at Mills College.

Registration begins Spring 2018. Learn more about Biology at Mills.


Begin a fast track to a Master’s in Business Administration or Master’s in Management at Mills College. Graduates of UC Berkeley can apply credits from certain Berkeley undergraduate courses and programs (including those from the BASE and BCPA programs) toward a business degree from Mills. Learn more about fast-track business degrees.

Looking for a place to live? UC Berkeley students can now apply for campus housing at Mills College. Continue to study at Berkeley while living in one of the historic student residences at Mills. Parking is available and a shuttle service connects Mills, BART, and the Berkeley campus. Learn more about housing at Mills