The university has about 2,800 students. The curriculum combines professional preparation with liberal arts. The university also provides students with study abroad opportunities. In addition, Greek Life has a long tradition at Brenau University.
The Women’s College of Brenau University, the cornerstone of the school, provides a broad-based liberal arts education.
The Brenau University Learning and Leisure Institute provides non-credit courses for mature adults seeking to stimulate their thinking and expand their knowledge.
Brenau University includes four colleges:
- Health & Science
- Fine Arts & Humanities
- Business & Mass Communication
Brenau University Galleries, situated on the Gainesville campus, features one of the best university art collections held by an educational institution in Georgia.