Classified Staff Bereavement Leave


Classified staff may use sick leave for death in the immediate family.  Sick leave usage will be limited to a total of three (3) workdays, plus required travel time not to exceed four (4) workdays.


Additionally, at the request of the employee, other paid leave time may be used in lieu of sick leave.


For definition of “immediate family”, employees should refer to the specific language in applicable bargaining unit agreement or the non-represented compensation plan for more detailed information.


If you are a represented employee, please see your collective bargaining agreement for specific information or contact the Classified Payroll and Benefits Specialist at (608)785-8013.