Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$30,770
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$36,263
On-campus Living Costs
$16,351
Off-campus Living Costs
$18,061
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,222
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$1,935

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Mills College are $30,770 for undergraduate programs. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $30,770 for graduate programs.
Compare to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California, the undergraduate tuition & fees are average and the graduate tuition & fees are expensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as California Baptist University and California Lutheran University, tuition & fees of Mills College is relatively expensive where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $24,257.
The average living cost of the school is $16,351 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off-campus, the average living cost is $18,061.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at Mills College are $30,770 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 2.05% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $36,263 on average. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 2.04% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016$42,990 $1,268$42,990 $1,268
2017$44,322 $1,313$44,322 $1,313
2018$44,765 $1,471$44,765 $1,471
2019$28,765 $1,492$28,765 $1,492
2020$29,340 $1,537$29,340 $1,537
2021$29,340 $1,430$29,340 $1,430

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $16,351 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $18,061.
The living cost at the school has increased by 2.73% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$13,200$2,020$11,970$3,290
2017$13,528$2,020$12,492$3,290
2018$13,614$2,403$13,293$3,636
2019$13,448$2,468$13,448$3,719
2020$13,883$2,468$13,883$4,178
2021$13,883$2,468$13,883$4,178

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,611 at Mills College. The books & supplies cost stays same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

Mills College 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,514
2017$1,514
2018$1,514
2019$1,611
2020$1,611
2021$1,611

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Mills College is $1,222 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 2.00% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $1,935 on average. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 2.00% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
2016$7,165 $7,815
2017$1,847 $2,031
2018$1,865 $1,860
2019$1,198 $1,897
2020$1,222 $1,935
2021$1,222 $1,935

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart