Oakland's Mills College to stop granting degrees after 2023

Mills first opened as a women's seminary in 1852.

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- Here's a change. Mills College in Oakland will not be granting degrees after the year 2023. They made the announcement today. The college's president saying Mills will shift to become the Mills Institute.

The board of trustees reached that decision after considering declining enrollment and financial burdens that were worsened by the pandemic. The last class of freshmen will enter Mills this fall. Mills first opened as a women's seminary back in 1852.