Human Resources Department

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HANDBOOK FOR SUPPORT STAFF


SECTION 4: TIME NOT WORKED
4.5 DEATH IN THE FAMILY

When a death occurs in your family, you may receive time off with pay within the limits stated below. Such time is not charged against any other accrual and is considered bereavement leave.

Death of spouse, child, or parent

4 Days

Death of brother or sister

3 Days

Death of an aunt, uncle, grandparent, or grandchild

2 Days

Death of father-, mother-, brother-,sister-, son-, daughter- or grandparent-in-law

1 Day

Additional unpaid time off may be arranged subject to approval by your supervisor and the Vice President of Human Resources, or you may arrange to use vacation time.