For Faculty and Staff

ALES Sabbatical Information and Application Form

Academic Staff Sabbaticals at the University of Alberta are governed by the collective agreement.

For more information on the collective agreement click here, Article 9.

Eligibility

A tenured staff member is eligible to be considered for a one year sabbatical:

  • after serving the University for six years, or
  • after serving for six years following a previous sabbatical or assisted leave

and is eligible to be considered for a six month sabbatical:

  • after three years of service following initial appointment, or
  • after three years of service following a previous sabbatical or assisted leave

APPLICATION DEADLINE – October 15


Please ensure all forms are submitted to your Department Chair and the Dean’s office prior to that day.

Questions? Please contact Rehana Bennett (rrbennet@ualbert.ca)