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Family and Medical Leave Act Information


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Documentation: To submit additional documentation, please email the documents to or fax to (713)743-1723.


Below are links that will take you to the University of Houston's Manual of Policies and Procedures (MAPP) for information regarding the topics listed.

Sick Leave

Sick Leave Pool


Parental Leave

Family Medical Leave

Military Leave (See Section VIII.D)

Leave Without Pay (See Section VII)

Additional Information About FMLA

Family and Medical Leave Process for UH Main Campus

Related Information from the United States Department of Labor:

Employee's Guide to the Family and Medical Leave Act

Guia del empleado de La Ley de Ausencia Familiar y Medica (FMLA in Spanish)


Family and Medical Leave Act FAQs