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Brenau University Student Life

Brenau University is on a 57-acre campus in a suburban setting in Gainesville, Georgia, not far from Atlanta. There are many activities and organizations for Brenau University students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , a radio station and more.

Brenau University has sororities but not fraternities.

Brenau University has a thriving Student Activities Board. In fact, more students participate in Student Activities Board than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Brenau University include Student Government Association, Black Student Association, International Student Association and Her Campus.

Brenau University students' favorite campus traditions are Midnight Breakfast, Convocation and Winter Weekend.

Does Brenau University Offer Student Housing?

Brenau University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Brenau University students live off campus. In 2021, 20% of undergrads at Brenau University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 80% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Brenau University. There are 544 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,710 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 250 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Brenau University Athletics

Brenau University does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Safety at Brenau University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Brenau University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Brenau University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Brenau University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Additionally, Brenau University has Exterior Camera Monitoring on buildings.

Plan a Visit to Brenau University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Brenau University, take Interstate 985 to Gainesville, GA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Georgia you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Brenau University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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