Special Bonus Leave

Special Bonus Leave, a one-time three days (24 hours) of leave granted to leave-earning SHRA/EHRA employees and Postdocs will be applied to WolfTime on Wednesday, September 6, 2017. Those SHRA/EHRA employees working less than 40 hours/week (1.0 FTE) will receive a pro-rated amount of leave.

This leave can be used similarly to how regular annual leave is used, however it differs from regular bonus leave and special leave previously granted. The below table shows the differences in leave granted over the years:

Special Leave Bonus Leave Special Bonus Leave        FY 2018
Does it expire? YES NO YES- Only upon separation/retirement
Is it payable upon separation? NO- Only in the case of retirement YES NO
May it be used before exhausting comp time? YES NO YES
Can you donate this leave as Voluntary Shared Leave? NO YES NO

Employees may begin using Special Bonus Leave for time taken July 1, 2017 or after. Changes to annual/bonus leave requests already submitted for that time period may also be submitted; changes must be made by September 27, 2017.

For additional Questions and Answers and Instructions on How to Change Annual or Bonus Leave to Special Bonus Leave in WolfTime please see Special Bonus Leave Information.