Why are we testing athletes, residential students and coaches?

Aug 13, 2020

The nature of athletic competition, residential living and the current environment has contributed to our decision to test these students and coaches in a targeted approach. This is in addition to the symptomatic testing that is already in place. We will continuously evaluate testing frequency and determine appropriate follow up testing as needed. On Campus […]

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Are dining facilities open to students?

Aug 13, 2020

Yes, they are. Social distancing is being carefully managed and the number of students in the dining room at any given time is limited. Faculty and staff will not eat in the dining hall, which leaves more space for students. The Tea Room is also open, but also with guidelines for distancing and appropriate numbers.

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Will the Tea Room be open to Faculty, Students, and Staff?

Aug 07, 2020

Yes. Beginning on Aug. 24, the Tea Room will be open 7:30 a.m to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Friday hours will be 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Tea Room will be closed Saturday and Sunday.

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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 […]

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What is the plan for studio and computer lab time?

Jul 31, 2020

Some labs are for specific programs and therefore may allow some ad hoc access. For example, the SVAC Mac lab and the Fashion Design lab in Redwine 107 both have keypunch locks so that only students in those programs can access those. However, Redwine 106/108 will have multiple classes and have no controlled access so […]

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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.

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Is the bookstore open? How can I order books?

Jul 28, 2020

Starting July 27, the bookstore is open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Online Delivery Encouraged and Available with Free Shipping All textbooks can be purchased online through the campus bookstore website. Free ground shipping is available on all orders of course materials and general merchandise. Please remember that you may experience significantly longer shipping […]

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Will students return to campus housing for the Fall 2020 semester?

Jul 28, 2020

At this time the University is anticipating the return of students in campus housing for the Fall 2020 Semester. Any updates will be communicated to you via your official Brenau email. Students with questions or issues related to obtaining fall housing should email studentservices@brenau.edu or call (770) 534-6299. Find out more about housing, do’s and […]

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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 […]

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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), […]

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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 jloggins@brenau.edu.

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How can I get information about the HESI exam?

Jul 28, 2020

In many instances, your faculty will provide alternative ways for you to satisfy these requirements. For more information regarding the HESI exams in Gainesville please contact Sandra Benson at sbenson2@brenau.edu. For information regarding HESI exams in Norcross please contact Laura Hart at lhart2@brenau.edu.

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Will Students Receive CARES Act Emergency Relief Funds?

Jul 28, 2020

Brenau has reviewed all spring semester registration records to determine which students meet the eligibility requirements for this grant. An email containing an electronic grant application was sent to all eligible students by midnight on May 20. Eligible students were asked to respond to the notification by completing the application as soon as possible but no […]

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What is the COVID-19 reporting requirement for students?

Jul 22, 2020

If a Brenau student (on-campus) exhibits symptoms that are consistent with COVID-19, that person MUST contact University Nurse Practitioner Sarah Davis at sdavis8@brenau.edu or 770-538-4447 and follow the instructions received. Should a case be positively identified, appropriate communications will go into effect as guided by the Georgia Department of Public Health. The university will then: […]

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Will reference help be available?

Jul 22, 2020

Zoom/phone reference support can be scheduled via LibCal, or the contact info on each LibGuide. Email reference is available to students at Ask A Librarian.

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Will spectators be allowed at Brenau sporting events this fall?

Jul 22, 2020

Indoor sports spectators will not be allowed for basketball, volleyball and swim. Livestreaming will be available for volleyball and basketball. Outdoor sports spectators will be allowed for those who agree to wear face masks and practice social distancing while on our campus or attending campus-sponsored events.

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Will student travel be restricted this fall?

Jul 22, 2020

Routine student travel will not be restricted this fall. Students are requested to limit their travel as we seek to foster a culture of prevention. Please be aware that the required daily checklist that must be completed before engaging in campus life includes a question about out of state travel that may require a 10-day […]

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What are the guidelines for student gatherings, events, activities?

Jul 22, 2020

Any gatherings on campus will be in compliance with state and local regulations, enforce social distancing, and require masks. All gatherings must comply with room capacity guidelines, and gatherings of more than 20 people are highly discouraged. Larger gatherings will be permitted outdoors as long as social distancing is practiced.

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What is the plan for studio and computer lab time?

Jul 22, 2020

The studios and computer labs will remain open until 9 p.m. Students are required to practice social distancing and wear masks when utilizing the interior design studios and labs.

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Must I complete the daily screening checklist before engaging campus life each day?

Jul 22, 2020

Yes. 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 the daily screening checklist. If you or anyone in your household is experiencing […]

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