Question Tag: online learning

If I’m having coronavirus/flu symptoms can I continue with schooll?

Aug 16, 2020

No one displaying symptoms that are consistent with COVID-19 and/or flu is permitted to enter campus. Those already on campus must be self-isolating or in quarantine. During this time students may not attend any on-ground, face-to-face functions at any Brenau facility. If you are feeling well enough, though, you may attend any online or remote […]

I require tutoring support. Is this available remotely?

Jul 28, 2020

Yes, Brenau University has many options for remote academic support. For assistance on writing related assignments, visit our Writing Center. For support in a math or science class, contact the Study Place for Achievement (AKA Math & Science SPA) If you need assistance conducting research or accessing library materials, you can meet with a library […]

If I have concerns or questions about transitioning to a virtual format, what should I do?

Jul 28, 2020

We  realize that taking online classes for the first time can be scary, but everyone at Brenau is here to help you!  First, please contact your advisor and share your specific concerns.  He or she can help you devise a schedule for your online work, learn to access and navigate Canvas (our learning management system), […]

If I need accommodations, how do I register and receive my accommodations?

Jul 28, 2020

Please visit the Brenau University Learning Center website for detailed information related to accomodations. Director Jennifer Loggins is available to assist you in securing accommodations, learning support, and more. You can contact her at

These are great online-learning resources, but I’m still having a hard time figuring out what to do. Who can help me?

Jul 28, 2020

For additional assistance, feel free to email or call 770-538-4774 for help.

I don’t know the first thing about Canvas. Can I get some help?

Jul 28, 2020

Here are the basic technology requirements for Canvas and some hints about using Canvas from your mobile device. These resources will help you be successful by ensuring you understand the technology expectations for online courses: What are the Basic Computer Specifications for Canvas? Which Browsers Does Canvas Support? 213 – Canvas Student App (Vimeo) (This video […]

I’m in my course, but now what?

Jul 28, 2020

Each professor may take a bit of a different approach to ensure continuity of learning. Be prepared to navigate your course site using the menu options on the left side of your screen to find content your professor has posted to share with you, to submit assignments in the dropboxes, and in some cases, to […]

Where do I find my courses?

Jul 28, 2020

Log in to your Brenau self-service portal at Select Canvas. Once inside Canvas, you’ll see a list of courses. This video may also help you in locating your classes: Where to find your course in Canvas 2020 (YouTube)