Skip to the content

Kansas State University

Benefits Administration
Division of Human Resources
Kansas State University
103 Edwards Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4801
785-532-6277 (Phone)
785-532-7693 (Benefits fax)
785-532-6095 (HR fax)
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.(CST)

Sabbatical Leave

Sabbatical Leave:
In strictly meritorious cases, a full-time faculty member on a regular appointment, who has served continuously for a period of six years or longer, may, at the convenience of the university and upon approval of the president, be granted sabbatical leave for the purpose of pursuing advance study, conducting research studies, or securing appropriate industrial or professional experience. Such leave shall not be granted for a period of less than one semester nor for a period of more than one year, with reimbursement being made according to the following schedule:

  1. for 9-month faculty members, up to half pay for an academic year, or up to full pay for one semester.
  2. for 12-month faculty members, up to half pay for eleven months, or up to full pay for five months.

When Eligible: Eligibility begins after six years of full-time employment at KSU.

Who Pays: The university pays the employee’s salary according to the above guidelines.

Related KSU Policy and Procedures Manual Chapters:

Related Links:

Other Leave Programs