The Catholic University of America

Leave Policies and Practices


Approved by: The President and his Council
History: Issued --Feb. 2002
  Revised --
  Additional History
Related Policies: Family and Medical Leave Policy
Additional References:  
Responsible Official: Associate VP/Chief Human Resources Officer tel. 202-319-5050

I. Definitions
Leave is defined as authorized absence from work.


II. Policy
Leave is granted for various reasons. Most types of leaves are paid leaves; however, unpaid leave time may be granted under some circumstances.