Alternate Location set for Brenau Commencement Exercise Friday; Live Video Also Available

With showers in the forecast Friday afternoon, the Brenau University spring commencement exercise at 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 5, will be moved inside to Pearce Auditorium on the Gainesville historic campus.

Weather conditions appear set to improve Friday evening and should be fine Saturday. Thus, the 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 6, commencement ceremony is still planned to be held on the Front Lawn outside Pearce, at 202 Boulevard.

About 400 undergraduate and graduate degree candidates are eligible to receive diplomas this weekend on the Gainesville campus. The Friday ceremony is for Women’s College graduates, while the Saturday ceremony is for Brenau University undergraduate and graduate students from all Brenau campuses and online.

All programs will be streamed live at For more information about commencement, go to