Time Away from USF

Read more below about time away from work for eligible employees and the corresponding policies and procedures.

NOTE: Tristar is our USF leave partner. Please review the required reporting form before proceeding with your leave.

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2021 CA COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave

California COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave (effective March 29)

CPDL California Pregnancy Disability Leave (CPDL)
Disability View the various short-term and long-term disability plans for eligible employees and how to file for disability benefits.
FMLA/CFRA Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and California Family Rights Act (CFRA)
Holidays View the university's holiday schedule and FAQs for eligible employees
Lactation Accommodation For employees who are breastfeeding and need to express milk during working hours.
Maternity Leave Overview Review maternity leave protection and income replacement information.
Other Leaves Flexible Work Arrangements, Unpaid Leaves, and leave for bereavement,  jury duty, military duty, voting, election, domestic violence victim, crime victim, civil service, school activities, adult literacy program, organ or bone marrow donation, and drug and alcohol rehabilitation. 
Paternity Leave Overview Review paternity job and benefit protection.
PFL Paid Family Leave
Sick Leave Eligible staff accrue sick leave up to a maximum amount annually.
Staff Community Service USF Staff Mission Integration and Community Engagement Policy
Vacation Eligible staff accrue vacation depending on the number of years worked at the university.