About our Oakland campus
Bay Area experience, global connections
We’re a community with close ties to the City of Oakland and the innovative organizations throughout the Bay Area, committed to collaborating on solutions that matter to us all. You’ll feel connected, inspired, and immersed in something bigger than yourself. Surrounded by students and faculty who, like you, are drawn to innovation and learning by doing—eager to bond with classmates, colleagues, mentors, and partners working together toward common goals. All as part of a Northeastern community that spans the world.
What makes our Oakland campus special
Campus and location
Urban university. California style.
Northeastern’s Oakland campus is located in the heart of one of the most diverse cities in the nation. Reflecting the progressive spirit and lush landscape of Northern California, you’ll love the climate, the culture, and the creativity that shapes learning, discovery, and everyday life on the West Coast.
See for yourself what brings our campus alive.
ABOUT THE Merger
A bicoastal university
When Mills College and Northeastern merged, we created the first bicoastal university in the U.S. for undergraduate and graduate education and research. Joining together to fulfill a common mission: to solve societal challenges and uplift lives.