Storm shelters – Gainesville Campus

Brenau can get  many different kinds of weather. 
AllKindsOfWeather1In 1936, a tornado touched down near the campus and caused damage (left image).  No one on campus was hurt.

Do you know where the emergency shelters are?

Building Name

Street Address

EMERGENCY SHELTER
LOCATIONS

BUILDING EVACUATION
LOCATIONS

225 PRIOR

225 PRIOR

Interior hallway with doors closed

Library Parking Lot

225 Prior Street

225 Prior St.

Interior hallway

Library Parking Lot

226 PRIOR

226 PRIOR

First floor interior hallway/under
stairwell

Library Parking Lot

600 Washington Street

600 Washington Street

downstairs interior hallway

Science Building Lawn

610 Park

610 Park

lounge area in center of house

600 Park Street b/w house and library

Academy classrooms

620 Academy

1st floor hallway North

Library Parking Lot

AICS (IT)

528 Park

interior hallway

600 Park Street b/w house and library

Alpha Chi Omega

123 Prior

Back hall downstairs or kitchen

Owens Front Lawn

Alpha Delta Pi

214 Prior

downstairs interior hallway

Owens Front Lawn

Alpha Gamma Delta

790 Brenau Lane

downstairs interior hallway

Owens Front Lawn

Annex

240 Prior

First floor interior hallway/under
stairwell

Library Parking Lot

Athletic  Department

721 Spring

First floor interior hallway/near stairwell

Amphitheatre

Bailey/East

204 Boulevard

West Hall interior hallway

Gazebo area front campus Daniel Pav

Buisness Office

316 Boulevard

Interior Hallway 

Thurmond McRae entrance

Burd Center

429 Academy St., NE

Main level, interior hallway near bathrms
& behind offices

History Center Parking Lot

Center Teaching Excellence

212 Prior

Interior hallway

Library Parking Lot

Child Development Center

125 Smithgall

Interior area, stairwell

Amphitheatre

Conflict Resolution/Legal Studies

434 Academy St

interior hallway

History Center Parking Lot

Crudup

124 Prior St

stairways on either side of the halls

Gazebo Area

Delta Delta Delta

394 Boulevard

downstairs interior hallway

Library Parking Lot

Director of Facilities House

520 Washington

Area between office & kitchen on first
floor

Front lawn, Fountain

Downtown Campus

301 Main St. SW

100 ft. from nearest Exit

Mtg Rms A,B,C | Restrooms | Interior
Hallways

Duplex

625 Park St

interior hallway near bathroom

610 Park Lane

East Campus

1001 Chestnut St.

interior hallway away from windows

South most parking lot of Nursing side

Feldman House/Bookstore

510 Washington

interior hallway

Front lawn, Fountain

Financial Aid

437 Brenau Ave

Interior hallway

History Center Parking Lot

Fitness Center

810 Brenau Lane

First floor interior hallway/dressing rooms

Amphitheatre

Geiger Music Building

230 Prior St

Black Box

Owens Front Lawn

History Center

 322 Academy

interior office area/basement

Jacobs Parking Lot

Hopkins Dining Hall/Boardroom/Parlor

206 Boulevard

Inner walls, upper dining area;reinforced
areas in kit/storage

New Gazebo Area (front campus)

Jacobs Building

340 Green Street

Interior hallway, stairwell

History Center Parking Lot

Jewell Building

211 Brenau Lane

Interior hallway, stairwell

Gazebo Area

Learning Center

530 Washington

hallway outside Room 1

Science Building Lawn

Maintenance Shed

220 Smithgall Lane

Restrooms

Soccer Field

Math SPA

611 Spring

interior hallway away from windows

New Gazebo Area (front campus)

Owens Student Center

102 Prior

Basement interior wall areas

Amphitheatre

Parklane Residence

326-352 Boulevard

bathrooms in the hallways

Thurmond McRae entrance

Pearce Auditorium & Offices

204 Boulevard

Black Box

New Gazebo Area (front campus)

Phi Mu

700 Brenau Lane

living room with no windows

Amphitheatre

Presidential Suite – In Bailey

204 Blvd

Black Box

New Gazebo Area (front campus)

Provost House

635 Academy Street

Interior bathroom

Tea Room/Library parking lot

Psychology Clinic

423 Brenau Ave

Interior hallway

History Center Parking Lot

Redwine Center

625 Academy St

Library bathrooms, Thurmond McRae stage

Academy Front Lawn, parking lot

Registrar’s Office

431 Brenau

first floor interior room

History Center Parking Lot

Science Building

615 Washington

First floor hallway, interior

Owens Front Lawn

Security Office

212 Prior

Interior hallway

Annex parking lot

Senior Apartments

620 Washington

Lower level stairwell

Science Building Lawn

Simmons Hall

200 Prior St.

First floor interior hallway

Gazebo Area

Simmons Visual Arts Center

200 Boulevard

lowest level interior stairwell

New Gazebo Area (front campus)

Student Health Services/Women’s Center

205 Boulevard

Underneath Stairwells

Front lawn, Fountain

SUB/ Tea Room

220 Prior Street

Restrooms

Library Parking Lot

Tennis House

240 Smithgall Lane

Restrooms

Soccer Field

Theatre House

313 Boulevard

Interior behind stairwell/small bathroom

DDD Parking Lot

Thurmond McRae

625 Academy St

stage area

Academy Front Lawn, parking lot

Trustee Library

625 Academy St

bathrooms

Academy Front Lawn, parking lot

VanHoose

125 Smithgall Lane

stairway on bottom floor

Amphitheatre

Virginia Hall (offices)

623 Academy St

middle of hallway lower level

Academy Front Lawn, parking lot

Virginia Hall (residence)

623 Academy St NE

downstairs interior hallway/under stairways

Academy Front Lawn, parking lot

Wages House/BULLI

406 Academy

Interior, back hallway

Jacobs Parking Lot

Walters House

305 Boulevard

lower interior hallway

DDD Parking Lot

West Hall

620 Academy St., NE

1st interior hallway

Library Parking Lot

Wheeler House (Admissions)

500 Washington

First floor interior area, toward back of
house

Front lawn, Fountain

Wilkes/North

206 Boulevard

Interior stairwell

New Gazebo Area (front campus)

Yonah

206 Boulevard

Interior stairwell or East/Bailey lobby
area

New Gazebo Area (front campus)

Zeta Tau Alpha

211 PRIOR ST

Downstairs interior hallway

Library Parking Lot

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