Berkeley and Mills College Collaboration


Mills College is offering special academic and residential opportunities for UC Berkeley students. Enrich your studies by taking a course at Mills, enrolling in a cohort-based biology program, or earning your MBA or Masters in Management. You can also opt to live on the Mills campus in one of its historic student residences. Whatever you choose, you’ll experience an intimate academic atmosphere and vibrant Mills community that complements your Berkeley studies.

Located in the Oakland foothills, Mills 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. For more information about Mills opportunities for Berkeley students, email or join our email list.

Take Courses at Mills College

Extend your learning by enrolling in 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. You can 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

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 towards a business degree at Mills. Learn more about fast track business degrees for Berkeley students

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

This pilot program lets you study with a cohort of Berkeley students in small course sections and complete the introductory biology sequence. Registration for this program begins Summer 2017. Learn more about Biology at Mills.


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