Buildings and Offices

General Office Policies

  • You should be in faculty offices only by appointment or during visiting hours.
  • Equipment and supplies are not for personal use.

General Building Policies

  • You may not sleep on couches, put your feet on the furniture, or drape legs over chair arms.
  • You may not sit on the floors [SL 4/09].
  • If you rearrange furniture, please return it.

Athletics–Gym, Fitness Center, and Weight Room Policies

Business Office

  • You may make student payments to your account only during cashier hours.
  • You may use the fax machine (920-261-9109) in the business office for a nominal fee.
  • Business office credits you with printer paper every semester; to purchase more, visit the business office.

Classroom and University Media Equipment

  • You are not to access computer and AV equipment unless you are presenting in class with faculty supervision.
  • If you have problems with the equipment, please visit Media Services in the lower level of the DC (Phone: 920-206-2349).
  • Interfering with the University’s departmental radio frequencies is not permitted [SL 10/10].

Classrooms and Reserving a Classroom, Lab, or Hall

  • You can reserve classrooms or Burckart Hall when the buildings are open through the Registrar’s Office.
    • Permission for after hours Fine Arts recital practices can be granted by the Fine Arts department.
    • You should leave the facilities you use in good order–clean, chairs set up, blackboards clean, windows closed, lights out, and piano keyboards covered
After Hours Reservations
To reserve a classroom, lab, or hall after buildings are closed to practice for a recital, work on group class projects, or complete a class project that requires lab use:
  • The class instructor will notify the Student Life Office at least 24 hours in advance, regarding the need for group projects or computer lab use and give the following information:
    • Date & Time
    • Classroom needed
    • Students Involved
  • The Student Life Office will notify the approval to the instructor by email.
  • The instructor will contact the student of the approval.
  • The Student Life Office will reserve the room with the Registrar’s Office.
  • The Student Life Office will communicate the request by email to Security, Custodial, the instructor, and Residence Supervisors.
  • A female student must have another female student with her when using the room.
  • Mixed groups must have at least a third party present.

Computer Labs

Dining Hall Policies

  • Each student is permitted 21 entries per week for meals.
  • You must show your MBU ID card to the dining hall checker for every meal.
    • Temporary ID cards may be purchased from the Dining Hall Manager; permanent ones may be purchased from the Library.
  • Everyone should be out of the dining hall within 15 minutes of the closing time.
  • You should clear tables and push chairs in.
  • You may not take any food or drink out of the dining hall.
  • Dining hall dress code (Class: Women ~ Men, Class Casual: Women ~ Men, Casual: Women ~ Men)







6:30 am to 12 pm

Class Casual





12 pm to 5 pm


Class Casual

Class Casual



(Sun 7:15 pm to 8:15 pm; Mon-Sat 5 pm to 6:45 pm)

Class Casual- ladies may wear slacks

Class Casual- ladies may wear slacks



 Library Policies, Services, and Hours

  • You must use your MBU ID card to check out materials.
  • Any outstanding fines must be paid to receive your final exam slip or to graduate.
  • Please respect this facility as a place for quiet study, research, and reading.

Post Office Policies

  • You are responsible for your mail daily.
  • You should check only your mail.
  • Each student at Maranatha has a mailbox which may be shared with one other student. Please include the student box number, on the same line as the name. Mail to students should be addressed as follows: Student Name MPO #
    Maranatha Baptist University
    745 W. Main St.
    Watertown, WI 53094-7638

Building and Office Hours

Lost and Found (by building)