Leave of Absence Information

The University offers a variety of leaves of absence for those who need time to attend to situations in their personal lives.  In this section, you will find links to various policies, including family and medical leave, and leave for birth of a child.

Family Medical Leave Act

FMLA Tutorial
http://hr.umich.edu/tutorials/FMLA/index.html

Leaves of Absence Standard Practice Guide

Sick Time Pay
http://spg.umich.edu/pdf/201.11-0.pdf

Leaves of Absence (medical/child care)
http://spg.umich.edu/pdf/201.30.pdf

Tenure Clock Stoppage (for faculty)
http://spg.umich.edu/pdf/201.92.pdf

Modified Duties Policy (for faculty)
http://spg.umich.edu/pdf/201.93.pdf

For more information or questions specific to your situation:

Campus staff:  Contact your unit HR Representative, or Staff HR at hr.umich.edu/staffhr or call (734) 763-2387.

Health System Staff:  Contact your unit HR Representative, or Health System HR at (734) 647-5538 then press #2.

Flint Campus Staff:  Contact your unit HR Representative at (810) 762-3150.

Dearborn Campus Staff:  Contact your unit HR Representative at (313) 593-5484.

Faculty:  Visit the Provost Office’s Family Friendly webpage at                  
www.provost.umich.edu/faculty/family
or contact Academic HR at (734) 763-8938.