Mitosis occurs in all cells, Meiosis occurs only in cells of the germline.
Mitosis results in two diploid cells, meiosis results in four haploid cells.
Mitosis: homologous chromosomes do not pair.
Meiosis: homologous chromosomes pair up.
Mitosis: crossing over does not occur.
Meiosis: crossing over occurs at points called chiasmata.