Leaves & Disability

Johns Hopkins University recognizes that during a faculty or staff member's career, circumstances may arise which require short or longer term absences from work. The university offers a variety of leave options for medical, personal or family reasons.

Birth Recovery Leave provides time off for birth mothers to recover from labor and delivery. Parental leave supports new parents with time off for bonding and taking care of their newborn or newly adopted child. Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability is leave for your own, non-work related illness or injury. To learn more, review the sections below: