Time Off & Leaves of Absence

Follow the Leaves of Absence process if your leave is projected to last beyond 2 weeks.

UAB recognizes the importance of supporting faculty and staff as they balance career, home life and personal responsibilities. Follow the links below for information on the various paid and unpaid time off and leaves programs available to UAB employees. For questions not answered here, email leave@uab.edu or contact the HR Records Administration department.

NOTICE: The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Leave expired on December 31, 2020. If you require leave related to COVID-19, please click the Start Here button below to review other FMLA options that may be available to support you and/or follow up with your department or unit supervisor.

Click here to view information on the COVID-19 Dependent Care Exception Leave

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Sick Time