Student Employment

Time off and leave policies

Sick time off

This page outlines sick-time rules for temporary and student hourly employees.

Family and Medical Leave Act

The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) protects you from negative impacts to your job when you take time off or a leave of absence.

Paid family and medical leave

Answers to questions about the difference between FMLA and PFML, how much money you’ll get, and more questions about the policy.

Shared leave

Learn how to donate or receive paid leave through the Shared Leave Program, which helps employees financially manage work absences caused by a severe, extraordinary, or life- threatening health crisis or other qualifying circumstance.

Military duty leave

The rights and responsibilities of UW employees called to military duty.