A: The Graduate Appointee Insurance Plan (GAIP) will remain in effect until October 1, when the new plan year begins. Insurance Programs- Article 12, Section 1
A: No. All forms of leave and vacation must be used within the period of entitlement or be lost.
A: Vacation should be taken during quarter breaks or at other mutually-agreed-upon times. Vacation - Article 31, Section 2
A: No. Departments are not required to track an ASE's leave hours or time worked. We have provided a leave record tool for those departments that wish to track leave use. See the forms web page for the leave form.
An overview of the new UW-UAW contract provisions can be found on the UW Graduate School website.