95 employees reported this benefit
It was not applicable since it was a part time position.
Flexible understanding of illness and family needs.
No Sick days for graduate students.
You can accrue an unlimited number of sick days during your employment time.
8 hours sick time earned for every month worked. Also, 40 hours of family sick time per year (comes out of regular sick time, not in addition to)
You are able to take sick days whenever you want. You are able to save as many as you like, being awarded 8 hours per month.
PSU allows for 1 day a month and can be accumulated as long as you're an employee. Should you leave for another position or retire, they do not compensate for unused sick days.
Professors don't care how many sick days you take, as long as you get your work done.
Faculty is very understanding and caring in terms of accommodating and helping with conditions related to ill health.
The schedule is flexible, so sick days are not necessarily established, but you can still use them as necessary. This is one of the perks of being a graduate student.