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Question:

How do I report my absences if I am an exempt employee?

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Exempt staff who are not eligible for overtime should report absences in half-day and full-day increments only (i.e. 4 and 8 hours for full-time Academic employees; 3.75 and 7.5 hours for 37.5 hour/week Civil Service employees).  If you are absent for less than a half-day, leave benefits should not be used for that absence.  However, you must still follow your unit procedures for requesting time off.

For additional information on exempt employees and leave usage/reporting please go to the following links:

Exempt Reporting Communication (pdf) and

Exempt Leave Reporting FAQ (pdf)


September 2012

Human Resources

For Fair Labor Standards Act questions contact:

Mark Owens
217/206-7096
mowen1@uis.edu

For Civil Service Leave questions contact:

Joy Thibadeau
217/206-7015
jthib2@uis.edu

For Academic Professional Leave questions contact:

Melanie Trimm
217/206-7078
msmit2@uis.edu