Women’s College Freshmen

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Contact us: Ph. 800-252-5119 ext. 6100 | admissions@brenau.edu


Specialists | Requirements | Checklist | After Acceptance


Admissions Specialist top
TiffanyAdams - Director of Freshmen Recruiting Tiffany Adams

Director for Freshman Recruitment

Contact Information:
Email: tadams2@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-531-3178

Counties:   Hall

Leslie Brock - Freshman Admissions Specialist

Leslie Brock

Freshman Admissions Specialist

Contact Information:
Email:  lbrock1@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6120


Banks, Barrow, Clarke, Columbia, Douglas, Elbert, Franklin, Greene,Hart, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Richmond, Stephens, Taliaferro,Walton, Warren, Wilkes
Alabama, South Carolina

Ann Johnston

Freshman Admissions Specialist

Contact Information:
Email:  ajohnston5@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6172

Counties:  Clayton, Dekalb, Fayette, Forsyth, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Newton, Rockdale

States: North Carolina, Tennessee

Rachel Smith

Freshman Admissions Specialist

Contact Information:
Email:  rsmith11@brenau.edu 
Phone: 770-534-6171

Counties:  Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Baker, Baldwin, Bartow, Ben Hill, Berrien, Bibb, Bleckley, Brantly, Brooks, Bryan, Bulloch, Burke, Butts, Calhoun, Camden, Candler, Carroll, Catoosa, Charlton, Chatham, Chattahoochee, Chattooga, Cherokee, Clay, Clinch, Cobb, Coffee, Colquitt, Cook, Coweta, Crawford, Crisp, Dade, Dawson, Decatur, Dodge, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Echols, Effingham, Emanuel, Evans, Fannin, Floyd, Gilmer, Glascock, Glynn, Gordon, Grady, Habersham, Hancock, Haralson, Harris, Heard, Houston, Irwin, Jasper, Jeff Davis, Jefferson, Jenkins, Johnson, Jones, Lamar, Lanier, Laurens, Lee, Liberty, Long, Lowndes, Lumpkin, Macon, Marion, McIntosh, Meriwether, Miller, Mitchell, Monroe, Montgomery, Murray, Muscogee, Paulding, Peach, Pickens, Pierce, Pike, Polk, Pulaski, Putnam, Quitman, Rabun, Randolph, Schley, Screven, Seminole, Spalding, Stewart, Sumter, Talbot, Tattnall, Taylor, Telfair, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Toombs, Towns, Treutlen, Troup, Turner, Twiggs, Union, Upson, Walker, Ware, Washington, Wayne, Webster, Wheeler, White, Whitfield, Wilcox, Wilkinson, Worth

States:  All states not listed above

Luxi Zhang - Director for International Students Luxi Zhang

Director for International Students

Contact Information
Email:  lzhang1@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6126

International Students


Admission Requirements top
Freshman applicants who have successfully completed a college prep high school curriculum at a regionally accredited high school with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and have composite SAT scores of at least 900 (ACT of 18) will ordinarily be granted admission. Evidence of satisfaction of these requirements shall only be in the form of an official, sealed transcript from authorized school personnel or an official, sealed G.E.D. certificate. Applicants who completed high school more than seven years prior to application are not required to submit SAT/ACT scores. SAT/ACT scores must be sent directly from the testing company or be included on official transcripts. All home schooled students will be asked to come for an interview as well.


Your Admissions Checklist top

Mail documents to:

Brenau University
Office of Admissions
500 Washington St SE
Gainesville GA 30501

✓  Submit your online application at  www.brenau.edu/apply

✓  Request that  High School Transcripts  be sent directly to the Office of Admissions

✓  Request that  Standardized Test Scores (ACT or SAT)  be sent directly to the Office of Admissions

✓  Begin the Financial Aid process by filing out the FAFSA at  www.fafsa.ed.gov . Please see the  Apply for Financial Aid page  for more information.

✓  “Like”  Brenau Recruiting on Facebook  to connect with your future classmates.

✓  Schedule a  campus visit  if you have not already done so, and plan to attend our special  admissions events (Several events are offered throughout the year; you will receive more information on these as the dates get closer.)


What to do after you’re accepted top
Things to do right away

1. RSVP for the   Registration Day you plan to attend: Freshmen must attend either Early Registration in June or August Registration. You will receive more details regarding registration about 8 weeks ahead of time.

2. Complete the  Enrollment Intention Form (PDF)  and submit with your non-refundable tuition deposit as soon as possible. To pay by credit card submit the  Deposit Form (PDF) .

3. Submit your  Scholarship Acceptance Form (PDF)  (if you received a scholarship with your acceptance letter) and continue to work with  Financial Aid  to complete your file.

4. Submit your  Housing Application (PDF)  if you are a residential student.

5. Review the  IT Information (PDF)  and log on to your student email account. Please begin checking your student email account regularly. Email is the official method of communication with students at Brenau University.


Things to do before arriving on campus:

Mail documents to:

Brenau University
Office of Admissions
500 Washington St SE
Gainesville GA 30501

1. Request that your  final high school transcript  be submitted the Office of Admissions: If we do not receive your transcript(s) by registration for your second semester you will not be allowed to register for classes at Brenau.

2. Complete your and  Math Placement Test  so that your advisor will know what Math courses you should take. Your English course placement will be determined based on your ACT or SAT scores.

3. Visit the  Accounting Office  webpage to begin planning your Tuition Payment and Payment Arrangements. Tuition is due before the start of the semester you plan to attend classes. To discuss payment or payment plan options, please contact the Accounting Office at 770-534-6150 or 800-252-5119 ext. 6150.

4. Complete the  Student Health Form Packet (PDF) . These forms must be completed and submitted before you arrive on campus for check-in. If your immunization form is not on file, you will not be able to move into the residence hall or attend class.

5. Complete and submit the  Parent Information Form .

6. Complete the  Emergency Contact Form  so that Brenau officials will know who to contact if you are involved in an emergency situation.

7. Request your  Brenau ID Card .

8. Sign-up for the  E2 Campus Alert System .

9. If you are 18 or older, and would like to give designated individuals permission to speak with Brenau University officials regarding personally identifiable information, please complete the  FERPA Release of Information Form (PDF)   (optional) .

10. Visit the Registrar’s  Calendars and Schedules  page to begin planning your schedule.

11.  Explore the Barnes & Noble/Brenau University Bookstore : The bookstore has information on how to purchase or rent textbooks, store hours, how to purchase spirit wear and much more.

12. Get excited about joining the Brenau family!

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General inquiries: info@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions: admissions@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100