This message contains additional information related to the ArchNews message that was sent on August 18, 2021. As noted in that previous message, the University of Georgia (UGA) and all USG institutions will remain open on September 3, 2021. The following guidance is provided in accordance with the intent of the Governor’s COVID-19 Vaccination Day […]
Campus Messages regarding Human Resources
In response to the Governor’s Executive Order No. 03.31.21.02, the University System of Georgia has provided guidance on procedures to record time and absences related to COVID-19 vaccinations. In an effort to encourage more USG employees to receive the vaccine, the USG will allow faculty and staff to use “Non-Closure Emergency Leave” as of March 31, […]
Frequently Asked Questions about Human Resources
The University System of Georgia allows employees to take up to eight (8) hours of Non-Closure Emergency Leave for the purpose of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. In addition, you may also take up to sixteen (16) hours of Non-Closure Emergency Leave if you receive a COVID-19 vaccine and experience negative side effects that prohibit your performance of your duties of employment. For additional information, please see Guidance on leave time for COVID-19 Vaccinations.