1.19 Bereavement Leave Policy

I. Policy

A full-time employee will be permitted up to three working days bereavement leave without pay reduction if a member of the immediate family dies.

II. Regulations

  1. The immediate family means a spouse, parent, child, brother, sister, grandparent, or grandchild. The term also includes the step, half, and in-law relationships.
  2. Leave for the death of an individual not a member of the immediate family must be approved by the immediate administrator and will be without pay, or the individual may use vacation or sick time to cover the leave.


Changes approved by the Board of Trustees on May 6, 2020

Changes approved by Cabinet on February 10, 2006