University of Washington Employee Benefit: Vacation & Paid Time Off | Glassdoor

University of Washington Vacation & Paid Time Off

Updated Jul 21, 2014

251 employees reported this benefit

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Employer Summary

UW employees receive paid vacation and holiday days off.

This information about the Vacation & Paid Time Off benefit at University of Washington is the result of research by Glassdoor editorial staff, and was not provided directly by a representative of University of Washington. The description here may not reflect the current University of Washington Vacation & Paid Time Off benefit.


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Employee Comments

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  • Jun 01, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Coordinator in Seattle, Washington State

    depends on what your staff classification is - Classified Staff you earn less vacation and paid time off than Professional Staff.

  • Jun 01, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current NP in Seattle, Washington State

    Very generous vacation for faculty

  • May 28, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Senior Fellow in Seattle, Washington State

    Full-time employees are entitled to vacation, but academia positions often expect you not to use them.

  • Apr 26, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Seattle, Washington State

    Vacation and sick leave can be carried over. The longer you work, more vacation hours you earn (up to 5- 6 weeks)

  • Apr 19, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Seattle, Washington State

    Pretty generous PTO policy compared to private sector.

  • Mar 02, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Seattle, Washington State

    Average depending on your team

  • Jan 12, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Program Director in Seattle, Washington State

    The accrual system is clear and fair. Max is 4 weeks and there is a rollover allowed if it is not all used.

  • Dec 26, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Research Scientist in Seattle, Washington State

    You start with three weeks and can progress all the way to five weeks of vacation in a short amount of time.

  • Nov 30, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Seattle, Washington State

    Generous amount of vacation time off and they even include a personal holiday for professional staff every year.

  • Nov 03, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Senior Business Analyst in Seattle, Washington State

    Your accrual rate caps out at around 11 hours per month


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