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Leave Types - Paid or Unpaid

The university offers various types of paid and unpaid time off. Types of leave vary depending on employee group. The following provides a description of leave types available to eligible employees. All leave, paid or unpaid, must be approved in advanced by the supervisor, unless an emergency makes an advance request for leave impossible.

Leave Types for Full-time Classified Staff
Classified employees must record leave requests in MyMadison.

Leave Types for Full-time Faculty

If you have questions about Leave Types contact a Human Resources Benefits Specialist or email benefits@jmu.edu.