At Ƶ, we are dedicated to making the transfer process as seamless as possible. Transferring to Ƶ allows you to immerse yourself in an environment with open-minded individuals who are all striving to achieve their career dreams. You’ll learn in small classes and receive individualized attention from experienced professors who care about your success. A Ƶ education will equip you with the connections, knowledge and skills to succeed wherever life takes you. 

Transfer admissions requirements

  • Be in good standing with your current or former institutions
  • Have a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA

Some programs have higher cumulative GPA requirements. Please visit the individual program pages for more information.

Admissions deadlines

We have a rolling admissions policy, which means you can apply at any time for most programs. Please note that some undergraduate programs have strict application deadlines. For more information, contact the Office of Admissions at +1-770-534-6100 or admissions@brenau.edu.

How to apply

  • Complete the online application at
  • Request that transcripts from all institutions you have attended be sent to Ƶ

Academic partners & articulation agreements

What is an articulation agreement? Articulation agreements are a type of educational partnership where a university agrees to accept certain credits that were earned at a different educational institution. Ƶ has a variety of agreements with community and technical colleges to make transferring to Ƶ seamless and help you complete your degree faster.

Lanier Tech Articulation Agreement

Athens Tech Articulation Agreement

Gwinnett Tech Articulation Agreement

Explore Our Colleges

College of Business
& Communication

You will forge your own path

College of Education

You will impact the lives of your students

College of
Fine Arts & Humanities

You will find fulfillment doing what you love

Ivester College
of Health Sciences

You will care for people when they need you the most

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Purchasing textbooks

Ƶ Book Bundle

If you are an undergraduate student, you’ll receive your books through Ƶ Book Bundle — a rental program designed to help save you time and money, and ensure you have your course materials on or before the first day of classes. After you register, the bookstore bundles all the books you need for your classes.

Campus Bookstore

Ƶ offers both an  and an on ground bookstore on the Gainesville campus. Textbook rentals are also available. To find the books needed for your classes, visit our online bookstore. Make sure to have your course list handy when viewing our selection. Click on the “Textbook” tab on the bookstore page to search for the books you need.

Transfer Student FAQs


The university will accept ALL liberal education courses regardless of the date of satisfactory completion unless the liberal education course is also a major course.

The university will accept major courses taken within 15 years, except for specific courses that must have been completed within 5 years of application. See the  to learn more.


For many students, financial aid is one of the most important aspects of going to college. Our Financial Aid office has dedicated transfer counselors to assist you through the process. They can be reached by email at financialaid@brenau.edu or by phone at 770-534-6152

We recommend that you begin the financial aid process as soon as you apply for admission. 

  1. Visit and complete the free application for Federal Student aid. This can be done as early as Oct. 1. Ƶ’s FAFSA code is 001556.
  2. Create a unique login (FSA ID) – if you don’t already have one.
  3. Eligible Georgia residents should apply for the Georgia Tuition Equalization Grant and HOPE Scholarship at .

Visit the Financial Aid Office webpage and Ƶ’s to see what types of aid may be available.


Take a look at our Transfer Equivalency System to see which of the courses you’ve already taken will transfer to Ƶ. This list isn’t all-inclusive, and is updated frequently.