Adoptive Leave Benefit

 

Surveying Universities and Colleges

December 2001

 

Big Ten Universities                             Leave Time                                         Subsidy

UI/ISU/UNI                                             5 sick days                                           none

 

University of Illinois                                 2 weeks parental leave

from accrued sick                                  none

 

University of Indiana-

Bloomington                                          PTO - 30 days                                       none

 

University of Minnesota                           2 weeks paid adoptive leave                    none

 

University of Wisconsin                            up to 6 weeks accrued sick

if care is required/no need for

child to be sick(norm is 1 to 2 weeks)      none

 

Ohio State University                              2 weeks accrued sick leave                    $4000

 

Northwestern                                         FMLA                                                   none

 

Michigan State University                       FMLA                                                   none

 

Purdue                                                  FMLA                                                   none

 

University of Michigan                             FMLA                                                   none

 

Penn State University                                                                             recommending $2500

 

 

Other Universities/Colleges                 Leave Time                                         Subsidy

Colorado University                                accrued sick                                          none

 

University of Arizona                               accrued sick                                          none

 

University of Maryland                            30 sick days                                          none

 

University of North Carolina                     accrued sick/vacation                             none

 

University of South Carolina                    6 weeks accrued sick                             none

 

Harvard                                                 paid adoption leave                                 up to $5000

 

New York University                               FMLA                                                   $5000

(special needs $6000)

 

John Hopkins                                         FMLA                                                   $2500

 

Dartmouth                                             FMLA                                                   $5000

 

 

Iowa City Businesses                           Leave Time                             Subsidy

Mercy Hospital, Iowa City                                 PTO                                                        $1000

 

Mercy, Cedar Rapids                                           PTO

 

St. Luke’s                                                              PTO

 

ACT                                                                       FMLA                                                    none

 

Iowa City School System                                    5 days of accrued sick                         none

 

Kirkwood Community College                           FMLA                                                    none

 

Mayo Clinc                                                           FMLA                                                    up to $5000