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Brenau University Campus

Brenau University Campus   

About Brenau University and Gainesville, Georgia

Brenau University's 55-acre campus is set along the tree-lined boulevards of the historic district of one of the Southeast's most vibrant and thriving smaller cities, Gainesville, Georgia.

Approximately 40 miles north of Atlanta, Gainesville is nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, in which parts of the city lie along the shore of one of the nation's most popular inland water destinations, Lake Lanier.



The New Hosch Theater


The New Hosch Theater

Gainesville is perhaps most renowned for its magnificent setting. Residents here enjoy the spectacular views of the lake and mountains. A focal point here in Gainesville is Green Street. This genteel locale boasts wide, tree-lined streets with gorgeous estate homes from the 19th and early 20th centuries.

The entire street is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and its central gathering place boasts a unique Art Deco theme. The area offers the perfect balance of residential and commercial spaces. Around the town square, locals can stroll and shop a number of unique boutiques and cozy caf├ęs. Brenau University Campus