General Information

46.1 The purpose of Study Leave is to provide Members with an extended period of time to engage in scholarship or complete a project or course of study that will enhance and increase their knowledge and expertise so as to enhance their professional abilities.

46.4 Study leave is available to eligible Members who:

46.4.1 have had satisfactory performance reviews for the two years preceding the date of application;

46.4.2 have submitted a study leave proposal which appears likely to enhance their performance of their duties in the future;

46.4.3 are able to demonstrate that their previous study leave contributed to their performance as scholars and teachers (if applicable). 

Written application for study leave must be submitted according to the following dates:

Submit to Chair, Director, or other appropriate University Administrator by: Dean must submit to VPA by: Start of Study Leave
October 1st November 1st September 1st
February 1st March 1st January 1st
June 1st July 1st May 1st

Study Leave Application  (Updated Dec 7/18)

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R 10.03 Study Leave Research Grant

Collective Agreement Article:

Article 46: Study Leave for Bargaining Unit Members

Start by contacting your Department Chair/School Director, or your Dean for questions of accrual and study leave planning.