Leave Plans

People choose to work at Florida State University for many reasons, and there are even more reasons why they stay for a career. With over 15,000 employees serving over 42,000 students, Florida State University is comprised of a welcoming main campus in the heart of Tallahassee, the state capital, as well as campuses across the state and study centers around the world.

FSU offers generous leave benefits to our benefits eligible Faculty, Executive Service, Administrative & Professional (A&P), and University Support Personnel System (USPS) employees. Eligible employees begin to accrue Annual and Sick Leave hours upon employment. Leave accrued is credited at the end of the pay period or the last day an employee is on the payroll, due to separation prior to the end of the pay period. Accrual for part-time employees is based on the number of hours in paid status during the pay period.

  Annual Leave Sick Leave
Faculty (12-Month) 6.769 4
A & P 6.769 4
Executive Service 9.195 5
USPS: 0-6 Months of Service 4 4
USPS: 7-60 Months of Service 4 4
USPS: 61-120 Months of Service 5 4
USPS: Over 120 Months of Service 6 4
Bi-Weekly Accruals

If you have any questions or need more information, please visit the Attendance & Leave Page.


Executive Service




Postdoctoral Scholars