Dedicated Sick Leave

The Dedicated Sick Leave program enables individuals who are employed full-time on an annual salary basis to donate sick leave and/or annual leave for use as sick leave by a seriously ill or injured eligible employee designated by the donor. Eligible recipients may receive up to one hundred and twenty (120) days or six (6) months of paid sick leave, whichever is greater, in any one (1) program year (September 1-August 31), inclusive of the annual leave period for teaching faculty. Donated leave may be approved in increments not exceeding two (2) months. The Dedicated Sick Leave Program permits donations of annual leave and/or sick leave across campuses and titles. Various criteria, program requirements, and procedures apply. Please see the attached document for more information or contact the Office of Human Resources at (212) 817-7700 or