Guidance for Time Off to Receive Vaccine

We write to inform you that, effective immediately, the University is putting in place 2 hours of paid time off for all full-time employees who have an appointment to receive a vaccination during the workday. Since 2 doses of the vaccine are currently required, employees are allowed to take a total of 4 hours of paid time to receive the vaccinations. This will be in accordance with NYS guidelines which will be implemented effective 4/1/21. Please note that employees will be required to provide documentation to validate the vaccination appointments. 
Once the appointment(s) for vaccination are made, employees must immediately notify their supervisors and send copies of the appointment(s) documentation to


Submitted on: JAN 28, 2021

Category: HR Announcements | Human Resources