Military and Veteran Student Information

Debra Cooper screams as she hugs her daughter Staff Sgt. Markita James who told her mother she would still be in the Middle East during her mother's graduation.


Brenau University offers tuition discounts for active duty military personnel, dependents and veterans. The discount is available for on-ground and online undergraduate and graduate coursework.


Small class and personal attention  •  Experience the flexibility of taking courses online, on ground, or both simultaneously  •  Choice of a schedule that includes one or more classes per session  •  Financial aid for those who qualify  •  Most classes run for seven weeks  •  Completion of degree in as little as two years  •  Full-time faculty, field practitioners facilitate all courses


For additional information contact
Rosanne Short  |  Director, Military and Veteran Services
770-531-3135  |

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Do Military and Veteran students receive honors at Graduation?
    • Yes, an honor cord is presented to each graduate who participates in the ceremony. Additionally, undergraduate students meeting the requirements of Latin honors will also receive honors at graduation.
  2. Are there Military and Veteran student lounges available?
    • Yes, there is an area reserved for our veterans and active duty military students on all of our campus locations: Augusta, Fairburn, Gainesville (Owens Student Center), Jacksonville, and Norcross.
  3. What are the Green Zone stickers on Brenau office doors?
    • The Green Zone stickers indicate the person in that office has completed the Brenau University Military and Veteran Diversity and Sensitivity training.

For the third consecutive year, Pennsylvania-based Victory Media has awarded
Brenau University its prestigious designation as a Military Friendly School.
The Military Friendly Schools designation helps armed services members,
veterans and their families select the best college, university or trade school to
receive the education needed to continue to advance in their military careers or
pursue other careers in civilian life.

General inquiries:, +1-770-534-6299 or +1-800-252-5119 | Admissions:, +1-770-534-6100 or +1-800-252-5119 ext. 6100