Definitions for "Sick Leave"
Keywords:  ill, absence, leave, accrue, attend
Sick Leave is provided to regular employees for continued salary during absence from work resulting from personal illness, injury, for medical or dental treatment, and for dependent care. Refer to The George Washington University Manual of Personnel Policies for the Use of Supervisory Staff and related approved policy revisions for information on the accrual and use of Sick Leave Benefits. When recording Sick Leave in the Time Reporting System, use pay code SIC.
An absence from work due to illness, or the days that accrue for use in the event of illness. A member may receive up to two years of creditable service at retirement for unused, uncompensated sick leave days.
Paid official absence from work granted to employees when they are ill.