Question Tag: campus

If visitors show up unannounced and haven’t filled out the self-assessment or don’t have a mask, what do we do?

Sep 18, 2021

You are to ask them to fill out the self-assessment and wear a mask if entering a building. If they do not have a mask, offer them one. If they refuse to comply with these requests, ask them to leave campus.

How will the policy of self-assessment be administered for visitors?

Sep 18, 2021

It is the host of visitors’ responsibility to ensure that visitors fill out the self-assessment form prior to coming to campus. Brenau University also requires all vaccinated and unvaccinated persons to wear a mask while in all indoor facilities at any of our campus locations. Masks are not required outdoors.

Are students and employees required to wear a mask or face covering?

Jul 22, 2021

Brenau University requires all vaccinated and unvaccinated persons to wear a mask while in all indoor facilities at any of our campus locations. It is not necessary to wear a mask while in a dorm room or office unless others are present. Masks are not required outdoors.

What is the plan for studio and computer lab time?

Jul 22, 2021

Computer labs and studios will resume their normal schedule. 

What procedures does Brenau follow for isolating people after positive diagnosis or exposure to COVID?

Jul 22, 2021

Health Services will be following the CDC guidelines for isolating positive cases and quarantining exposures. Once Health Services is notified of a positive case, that person will be contacted via phone. After assessing that person’s health and well being, contact tracing and isolation will begin. All individuals who are named as first degree exposures (someone […]

What happens if I (student) have symptoms, am exposed or test positive for COVID?

Jul 22, 2021

Students   COVID-like symptoms Notify COVID team via COVID reporting form Unvaccinated Must remain off campus or in current housing location until cleared by the COVID team or assigned to an isolation/quarantine space Testing and contact tracing will be started if needed Fully Vaccinated Remain off campus until a negative Antigen test is completed at […]

Do I have to complete the daily screening checklist before engaging campus life each day?

Jul 22, 2021

Yes. In light of the ongoing surge in COVID-19 cases in our community, and as part of our commitment to a culture of prevention, students and employees are required to complete a daily screening checklist prior to engaging campus life each day. Employees and students are expected to take their temperature as a part of […]

What are the COVID-19 reporting requirements for students and employees?

Jul 22, 2021

Any COVID-like symptoms need to be reported the the COVID team.  COVID Reporting Formstack is found on the Brenau App or on our webpage.  This COVID team will immediately be notified of your case and you will receive education materials after submitting the form.  Someone from the COVID team will contact you in less than […]

What happens if I (faculty or staff) have symptoms, am exposed or test positive for COVID?

Jul 22, 2021

Faculty and Staff   COVID-like symptoms Notify COVID team via COVID reporting form Unvaccinated Must remain off campus until cleared by the COVID team Testing and contact tracing will be started if needed Fully Vaccinated Brenau is asking ALL affiliates who are sick to stay off campus. Remain off campus until a negative antigen test […]

Is there a specific trigger event that would cause the campus to close down again?

Aug 21, 2020

In such a complex situation there is not one “trigger.” Rather, we have a number of variables we are tracking and monitoring. Among them would be: Government (local, state or national) mandate, Northeast Georgia Medical Center that reviewed our plan recommending it and/or judgment from the COVID Task Force that a mix of the number […]

What are the best types of masks?

Aug 21, 2020

Currently the CDC recommends cloth masks. In terms of which masks to choose, the best choice in decreasing protective order: N95 Surgical masks 3-layer cloth 2-layer cloth 1-layer cloth (not recommended) If you make your masks yourself, studies indicate that higher thread cotton is the best material, especially when combined with an electrostatic material such […]

Will students, faculty and staff members need to quarantine for 14 days if they reside in another state and come to campus or after traveling out of state including before and during the semester?

Aug 21, 2020

No. The COVID-19 Task Force decided that students, faculty and staff do not need to quarantine after traveling out of state or if they reside in another state and come to campus. While the self check screening includes a question about out of state travel, those who complete the COVID-19 Screening Checklist and receive an […]

What counseling and mental health support services are available?

Aug 04, 2020

Counseling & Support Services This is a stressful time. We understand some Brenau community members may feel anxious about this evolving public health situation, and you may have concerns about friends and family living in areas currently experiencing the outbreak. Students are encouraged to contact any or all of the following resources: University Counselor, Gay […]

Will work study students work on campus this fall?

Jul 29, 2020

Work study students are allowed to work this fall. They will be expected to follow all the protocols in place.

How can I make a payment?

Jul 28, 2020

You can make payments online through CampusWeb or by mailing a check to: Brenau University Attn: Business Office 500 Washington St. SE Gainesville, GA 30501