Siblings may live together off-campus under the following circumstances:
- At least one sibling must meet all of the criteria for living off campus, including the minimum age requirement.
- Male students may only live with married sisters and female students may only live with married brothers. The Sibling Agreement form is not required for this arrangement.
- Siblings must live within the Watertown city limits.
- The younger sibling must have completed 15 hours of classes with grades “C” or better while living in Maranatha residence halls or residence halls of like institutions [AC 8/09].
- Both siblings must meet the deportment/demerit record qualification.
- The Student Life Office must have written permission from a parent or guardian.
Permission will be withdrawn if the student experiences significant academic difficulties or violates Maranatha standards, including the housing agreement policy.