Faculty, Academic Staff, and Graduate Assistants Request To Be Absent
Faculty, academic staff, and graduate assistants must fill out the following form to make an official request of absence.
Fundamental Responsibilities: No member of the faculty shall be absent from his/her classes or other regular duties at the University except by permission of the chancellor or appropriate dean. Faculty members shall avoid a concentration of class hours that is detrimental to effective teaching. Faculty Policies and Procedures, Chapter 8.02
Vacation: If you are an academic-year basis (9 month) staff member, whether full or part-time, you do not earn vacation and are expected to work during the appointed period except for days specifically listed as paid holidays. (Almost all faculty and instructional academic staff in L&S are on an academic-year basis. If you are an annual-basis employee, see Benefits Booklet for details about accrued vacation time). UW-Madison Employee Benefits Booklet
GRADUATE/TEACHING ASSISTANTSFor graduate assistants/teaching assistants please fill out the following form and turn it in to you teaching assistant supervisor at least two weeks in advance.