Time Off

William Paterson University recognizes the importance of a benefits package which includes paid and unpaid time off. Please visit the below links to learn more about eligibility requirements and usage.

Paid Time Off

Learn more about sick and bereavement, vacation, Holidays, administrative leave, and jury duty.

Unpaid Time Off

Learn more about Personal Leave and Voluntary Furlough.


Additional information can be found in your Union Contract.

You can review eligible leave balances in your Employee Dashboard. Please note that sick and vacation leave balances displayed in your Employee Dashboard reflect a combination of earned and unearned leave time.

Information regarding Leaves of Absence can be found here.