Illness & Disability

San Francisco State University is committed to supporting employees when they need to be away from work because of illness or injury.

  • Learn about unpaid leaves, including the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and the American With Disabilities Act (ADA). Be sure to review the Unpaid Leave Eligibility Chart to find out how your benefits eligibility will change when you take an unpaid leave of absence.
  • Learn about paid leaves, including Sick and Extended Sick Leave and Worker's Compensation Leave. Your benefits eligibility does not change if you take a paid leave of absence.

SF State is dedicated to providing reasonable accommodations to employees with documented disabilities. If you are an SF State employee seeking accommodations for a documented disability, contact the Employee Accommodations Services.