Release Time for the 2020 Faculty and Staff Campaign Kickoff

The 2020 Faculty and Staff Campaign Kickoff Event will be held on Thursday, March 5, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Student Union ballroom. All UIS employees are welcome. If you have questions about attending, please contact Lisa Whelpley.

Release time guidelines for attendance at the event are as follows:

  • If the hours of the event fall within an employee’s normal work day, the employee may attend the event if he/she receives permission from his/her supervisor.
  • If the hours of the event fall outside an employee’s normal work day the employee may adjust his/her schedule for that day to attend the event. The employee must receive approval from his/her supervisor for a maximum of one hour release time prior to the event.
  • If the hours of the party fall outside an employee’s normal work day and the employee is NOT going to attend the event, he/she will be expected to work his/her normal schedule.
  • Police officers, police telecommunicators and other identified employees who provide “essential” services to the campus are not eligible for work hour accommodations to attend the party.