Next Steps for Undergraduate School Students

Students enrolling in evening, weekend, online or graduate classes should complete the following steps.

Things to do right away

  1. First time freshmen in daytime programs on the Historic Gainesville campus must attend either Early Registration, August Registration or January Registration. You will receive information regarding the registration events closer to the time.
  2. Transfer students (those bringing 15 or more hours to Brenau) will meet directly with their academic adviser for advisement and registration. Contact your admissions specialist for more information.
  3. Complete and submit the Enrollment Intention Form that you received in your acceptance packet as soon as possible. If your program of study requires a tuition deposit, please send it with your Enrollment Intention Form or pay via phone by calling 770.534.6100. *If you have lost or misplaced your Enrollment Intention Form, please contact your Admissions Specialist to obtain a new copy.*
  4. Apply for Financial Aid: If you have any questions about the financial aid process or have submitted a FASFA and would like to check the status, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at 770.534.6152 or
  5. Complete your Student Financial Agreement
  6. AFTER you have submitted your Enrollment Intention form, you will receive an email from the IT Department with directions on how to set up your portal. Please begin checking your student email account regularly. Email is the official method of communication with students at Brenau University.

Things to do before arriving on campus

  1. Explore the Barnes & Noble/Brenau University Bookstore: The bookstore has information on how to purchase or rent textbooks, store hours, how to purchase spirit wear and much more.
  2. Request that final transcript(s) (high school/college) be submitted the Office of Admissions. If we do not receive your transcript(s) by registration for your second semester you will not be allowed to register for classes at Brenau
  3. Complete the Emergency Contact Form so that Brenau officials will know who to contact if you are involved in an emergency situation.
  4. Request your Brenau ID card.
  5. Sign-up for the E2 Campus Alert System.
  6. If you would like to give designated individuals permission to speak with Brenau University officials regarding personally identifiable information, please complete the FERPA Release of Information Form. (optional)
  7. Complete the Health Forms if you wish to use the services of the Center for Health and Well Being. (optional)
General inquiries:, +1-770-534-6299 or +1-800-252-5119 | Admissions:, +1-770-534-6100 or +1-800-252-5119 ext. 6100