Contact the Financial Aid Office

 

Financial Aid Office

O: 770.534.6152 | F: 770.538.4306 | financialaid@brenau.edu

Mailing Address: 500 Washington Street, S.E. Gainesville, GA 30501

Office Location: Our office is located at 620 Academy St. at the Gainesville Campus

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

During the summer months, we close at 12:30 pm on Fridays.

 

Financial Aid Office Staff in ABC Order

Robin Aiken, Sr. Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Contact:  770.718.5306; raiken@brenau.edu

  • Provides financial aid counseling and packages aid for undergraduate students in the Women’s College, Gainesville Day, Health Science, and Traditional Evening, Weekend & Online Programs
  • Processes enrollment certifications for all recipients of VA Education Benefits
  • Processes consortium agreements and private loan requests for all students

Pam Barrett, Associate Vice President & Director of Financial Aid

Contact:  770.534.6176; pbarrett@brenau.edu

  • Provides financial aid counseling and packages aid for undergraduate students in the Women’s College
  • Oversees administration of all federal, state, and institutional financial aid programs
  • Coordinates institutional scholarship and grant programs and reviews and makes professional judgment decisions

Cheryl Hawkins, Verification Specialist

Contact:  770.533.5417; chawkins3@brenau.edu

  • Reviews FAFSAs that are selected for Verification or have other eligibility issues that must be resolved
  • Communicates with students regarding additional documents needed, and makes FAFSA corrections as necessary

Lindsay Johnson, Financial Aid Counselor

Contact:  770.534.6116; ljohnson15@brenau.edu

  • Financial aid counselor for Brenau Adult & Graduate Studies programs; last names L-Z
  • Provides financial aid counseling and packages aid; reviews student academic records to ensure satisfactory academic progress (SAP) is being made and communicates any related actions taken

Courtney Jones, Financial Aid Operations Specialist

Contact:  770.538.4736; cjones29@brenau.edu

  • Processes the GA Student Finance Commission’s Student Access Loan Program
  • Manages the technical aspects of the Federal Direct Loan program, researches processing errors and corrects records

Shelley Randolph, Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Contact: 770.538.4645; srandolph1@brenau.edu

  • Lead financial aid officer for Brenau Adult & Graduate Studies programs; last names A-K
  • Provides financial aid counseling and packages aid; reviews student transcripts to ensure satisfactory academic progress (SAP) is being made and communicates any related actions taken

Tahimi Rowland, Financial Aid Records Coordinator/Office Manager

Contact:  770.534.6152, Option #1; Fax: 770.538.4306; financialaid@brenau.edu

  • Processes documents received by mail, fax, download or electronic means
  • Provides general financial aid information to prospective and current students
General inquiries: info@brenau.edu, +1-770-534-6299 or +1-800-252-5119 | Admissions: admissions@brenau.edu, +1-770-534-6100 or +1-800-252-5119 ext. 6100