January Term Tuition

2021 Tuition Rates and Administrative Fees

Mills offers a limited number of courses and academic opportunities during its January term. The payment deadline for January term is December 16, 2020. The costs for the January 2021 term are:

Fee Rate
Undergraduate $612/credit
Graduate $867/credit
Campus Comprehensive Fee $20
Audit Fee $750/course

Some courses may have additional fees associated with their specific program or for supplies. These course fees are listed under the course description in the January Term course schedule.

There will be additional charges for housing if you are living on-campus during January Term. Please contact Housing Management and Dining Services at housing@mills.edu for rates and housing contract information.

Students who do not meet the December 16, 2020, payment deadline will be dropped for non-payment from all their courses on December 17, 2020.

Payment Plans

  • The first option, which you can enroll in via the Mills Resource Portal divides your January term balance into two equal payments due on December 16, 2020, and January 4, 2021. There is an enrollment fee of 3% of your payment plan balance due upon enrollment.
  • The second option combines your January term balance and your Spring 2021 semester balance into one seven-month payment plan beginning December 16, 2020 and ending June 15, 2021. This plan can only be set up by a Student Accounts staff member. You must contact stuaccts@mills.edu. There is an enrollment fee of 3% of your payment plan balance due upon enrollment.
  • The third option is only available to students with an anticipated spring refund in the amount of their January term balance or greater who agree in writing to use those funds to directly pay for the January term balance. This option is only available through a Student Accounts staff member. You must contact stuaccts@mills.edu.

Tuition Adjustment Policy

Students who drop their January term course(s) will have their tuition charges adjusted as follows:

Official Drop Date Adjustment
Prior to first day of instruction (Monday, January 4, 2021) All tuition charges and fees credited 100%
After first day of instruction through the add deadline (January 4-January 7, 2021) Credited 90% of tuition charges only. Fees will not be credited.
After add deadline No credit

Visit the January Term course descriptions webpage to view the academic dates for courses taken during January Term.