Information for Your Guests

Celebrate your college graduation with the friends and family who helped you reach this milestone.

We welcome guests of graduates to attend Commencement—you don't need to purchase tickets, and there is no limit to how many guests you may invite to share this day with you.

As of March 10, 2022, Mills will require that all students, guests, faculty, staff, alumnae, and the news media wear masks at Commencement so that we can welcome as many attendees as possible to this special event. 

Mills strongly encourages all attendees to be vaccinated and boosted. 

In the event public health guidelines for COVID-19 change in the weeks ahead, we will provide updated information on our website.

Our goal is offer a safe and memorable experience at Commencement. Gathered below you can find key information for your guests, including helpful information for navigating the Mills campus, accessibility requests, and other tips for on-campus parties and local accommodations.

For more information on fun things to do in Oakland, your guests can explore the Visit Oakland website.