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Paid Time Off

Montclair State University offers the following paid time off to salaried and hourly employees.

Employee Type Vacation Days Sick Days Personal Days
Salaried Employees (Unclassified)
i.e.: Managers and Professional Staff
22 days per year
*Note: Faculty do not receive vacation days
15 days per year N/A
Hourly Employees (Classified) 1-5 Years of Service: 12 days
6-12 Years of Service: 15 days
13-20 Years of Service: 20 days
20+ Years of Service: 25 days
15 days per year 3 days per year

Anyone who does not otherwise earn paid sick leave (i.e. adjuncts, temporary or per diem employees, student workers) is eligible to earn a maximum of 40 hours of paid sick leave per calendar year sick time, accrued at the rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked. For more information, see New Jersey Earned Sick Leave – Notice of Employee Rights.

Instruction for the application of the New Jersey Earned Sick Leave for University employees can be found here.

In addition, the University follows a holiday closing schedule as described in University Holidays.