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Read more about the Fall 2020 plan and safety protocols. COVID-19 updates can be found on the Coronavirus Information page.

Important Update from the Fresno State HR Team

To request telecommuting for COVID-19 reasons, please use the online request form: Telecommuting Request Form.
Staff and Management Temporary Telecommuting Agreement - COVID-19 Reasons

Leave Programs

Generally, Faculty (full-time/part-time) Staff and Administrators (MPP) may be granted full or partial leaves of absence with and/or without pay depending on the circumstances, the duration of the leave request and  the appropriate collective bargaining unit of the employee..

Eligibility guidelines are subject to appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBAs), specific policies, applicable legal agreements, and state and federal legislation. 

Faculty, Staff and Administrators (MPP) who are in need of an extended leave from the university should review the types of leave programs available below:

Medical Leave of Absence for Self or Eligible Family Members

  • California State University Family Medical Leave (CSU FML) Program
  • NonIndustrial Disability Insurance (NDI) Program
  • Catastrophic Leave Donation Program (CLDP)
  • Parental Leave - Maternity/Paternity/Adoption Leave
  • Long Term Disability (LTD) Leave (Income replacement plan for Unit 1, 3, 4, MPP and Confidential) 

Non-Medical Leave of Absence

Non-Medical Leave of Absence 

  • Personal
  • Professional Development
  • Military

Exhausted Sick Leave

Process to follow when you exhaust sick leave and want to request substitute of vacation for unpaid sick leave.

**Faculty - For personal, professional or sabbatical leaves, please contact Faculty Affairs at 559.278.3027.**

Leave Coordinator Assignment
Juanita Aguilar   
Benefits Manager

Lecturers, FERP & Unit 11Medical Leaves

(PT Faculty/TAs/GAs)

*For Personal Leaves contact Faculty Affairs at 559.278.3027.

Cathy Legarretta 
Confidential Leave Coordinator

Staff & MPPMedical and Personal Leaves

Coaches, Faculty & Librarians - Medical Leaves

*For Personal Leaves contact Faculty Affairs at 559.278.3027.