Women’s College Freshmen

Welcome to an Extraordinary life.

Contact us: Ph. 800-252-5119 ext. 6100 | admissions@brenau.edu


Specialists | Requirements | Checklist | After Acceptance


Admissions Specialists top
Leslie Brock - Freshman Admissions Specialist Leslie Brock Assistant Director for Freshman Recruiting
College of Business & Mass CommunicationContact Information:
Email:  lbrock1@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6120Counties:  Baldwin, Banks, Barrow, Burke, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Franklin, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Hart, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jones, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Taliaferro,Walton, Warren, Washington, WilkesStates: South Carolina
BriAnn HammondBriAnn Hammond Admissions Specialist- Freshman
College of Fine Arts & HumanitiesContact Information:
Email: bhammond@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6140Counties: Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Baker, Ben Hill, Berrien, Bleckley, Brantly, Brooks, Bryan, Bulloch, Calhoun, Camden, Candler, Charlton, Chatham, Chattahoochee, Clay, Clinch, Coffee, Colquitt, Cook, Crisp, Decatur, Dodge, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Echols, Effingham, Emanuel, Evans, Glynn, Grady, Harris, Houston, Irwin, Jeff Davis, Jenkins, Johnson, Lanier, Laurens, Lee, Liberty, Long, Lowndes, Macon, Marion, McIntosh, Meriwether, Miller, Mitchell, Montgomery, Muscogee, Peach, Pierce, Quitman, Randolph, Schley, Screven, Seminole, Stewart, Sumter, Talbot, Tattnall, Taylor, Telfair, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Toombs, Treutlen, Troup, Turner, Twiggs, Ware, Wayne, Webster, Wheeler, Wilcox, Wilkinson, WorthStates: Alabama
Devony HemingwayDevony Hemingway Admissions Specialist- Freshman
College of Health SciencesContact Information:
Email: dhemingway1@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6172Counties: Butts, Carroll, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, Dekalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Hall, Haralson, Heard, Henry, Newton, Paulding, Rockdale, SpaldingStates: North Carolina
Ray LianRay Lian Admissions Specialist- Freshman
College of EducationContact Information:
Email:  rlian@brenau.edu
Phone: 770-534-6171Counties:  Bartow, Bibb, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Crawford, Dade, Dawson, Fannin, Floyd, Forsyth, Gilmer, Gordon, Habersham, Lamar, Lumpkin, Monroe, Murray, Pickens, Pike, Polk, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union, Upson, Walker, White, WhitfieldStates:  Tennessee


Admission Requirements top
Freshman applicants who have successfully completed a college prep high school curriculum at a regionally accredited high school with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and have composite SAT scores of at least 900 (ACT of 19) will ordinarily be granted admission. Evidence of satisfaction of these requirements shall only be in the form of an official, sealed transcript from authorized school personnel or an official, sealed G.E.D. certificate. Applicants who completed high school more than seven years prior to application are not required to submit SAT/ACT scores. SAT/ACT scores must be sent directly from the testing company or be included on official transcripts. All home schooled students will be asked to come for an interview as well.


Your Admissions Checklist top

Mail documents to:

Brenau University
Office of Admissions
500 Washington St SE
Gainesville GA 30501

✓  Submit your online application at  www.brenau.edu/apply

✓  Request that  High School Transcripts  be sent directly to the Office of Admissions

✓  Request that  Standardized Test Scores (ACT or SAT)  be sent directly to the Office of Admissions

✓  Begin the Financial Aid process by filing out the FAFSA at  www.fafsa.ed.gov . Please see the  Apply for Financial Aid page  for more information.

✓  “Like”  Brenau University Admissions on Facebook  to connect with your future classmates.

✓  Schedule a  campus visit  if you have not already done so, and plan to attend our special  admissions events (Several events are offered throughout the year; you will receive more information on these as the dates get closer.)


What to do after you’re accepted top
Things to do right away:1. RSVP for the   Registration Day  you plan to attend: Freshmen must attend either Early Registration in June or General Registration in August (during Freshman Orientation). You will receive more details regarding registration about 8 weeks ahead of time.

2. Complete the Enrollment Intention Form that you received with your acceptance packet and submit it with your non-refundable tuition deposit as soon as possible. To pay by credit card submit the  Deposit Form (PDF) . To pay online, just click the “Make your deposit” button near the top of this page.

3. Submit your Scholarship Acceptance Form (if you received a scholarship with your acceptance letter) and continue to work with  Financial Aid  to complete your file.

*If you have lost or misplaced your Enrollment Intention Form or Scholarship Acceptance Form, please contact your Admissions Specialist to obtain new copies.*

4. Submit your  Housing Application (PDF)  if you are a residential student.

5. Review the  IT Information (PDF)  and log on to your student email account. 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:

Mail documents to:

Brenau University
Office of Admissions
500 Washington St SE
Gainesville GA 30501

1. Request that your  final high school transcript  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.

2. Complete your and  Math Placement Test  so that your advisor will know what Math courses you should take. Your English course placement will be determined based on your ACT or SAT scores.

3. Visit the  Accounting Office  webpage to begin planning your Tuition Payment and Payment Arrangements. Tuition is due before the start of the semester you plan to attend classes. To discuss payment or payment plan options, please contact the Accounting Office at 770-534-6150 or 800-252-5119 ext. 6150.

4. Complete the Student Health Form Packet (PDF). These forms must be completed and submitted before you arrive on campus for check-in. If your immunization form is not on file, you will not be able to move into the residence hall or attend class.

5. Complete and submit the  Parent Information Form .

6. Complete the  Emergency Contact Form  so that Brenau officials will know who to contact if you are involved in an emergency situation.

7. Request your  Brenau ID Card .

8. Sign up for the  E2 Campus Alert System .

9. If you are 18 or older and 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 (PDF)   (optional) .

10. Visit the Registrar’s  Calendars and Schedules  page to begin planning your schedule.

11. 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.

12. Get excited about joining the Brenau family!

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General inquiries: info@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions: admissions@brenau.edu, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100