Time Off & Time Away

MIT offers a number of options—paid and unpaid—for taking time away from work to manage personal, medical, and family issues.

Learn more about:

  • vacation, holidays, and days off
  • leaves of absence and sabbaticals
  • medical and disability leaves
  • job flexibility

Vacation, Days Off, and Institute Holidays

Leaves of Absence & Sabbaticals

Medical & Disability Leaves

Unpaid leaves of absence

Paid leaves of absence

Job Flexibility


For help with MIT policies on vacation and other leaves, contact the Human Resources Officer assigned to your department.