Time Off

Princeton makes it a point to provide resources that facilitate time and space to engage life outside of your studies. Here you will find policies and resources related to personal time. If you have questions about your specific situation, the pages below include appropriate contacts.

Student Vacation Time

Everyone needs time off on occasion. Our Student Vacation Time Policy outlines vacation allowances and the approval process for breaks during the academic year.

Personal and Sick Leave

We understand that absence from normal student responsibilities due to illness or other personal matters may be necessary from time to time. Our Personal and Sick Leave Policy outlines standard allowances and whom to contact.

Leave of Absence

While continuous enrollment is considered the norm, circumstances may require a temporary interruption of studies. Our Leave of Absence Policy explains the leave process, with details on reenrollment.

Childbirth & Adoption

Learn about accommodations available to support enrolled graduate degree candidates who become parents.