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Leave of Absence for Ph.D. Students
Secure Website. https://secure.rackham.umich.edu/leave/
Login. Use your Uniqname and Kerberos password.
Navigating the Leave of Absence Process:
1. Requesting a Leave of Absence
2. Submitting Supplemental Information
3. Options While on an Approved Leave of Absence
4. Returning from a Leave of Absence
1. REQUESTING A LEAVE OF ABSENCE
SCREEN 1: LEAVE OF ABSENCE SYSTEM - HOME
Leave of Absence System - Home. To begin a request for leave of absence, select Request a
leave of absence.
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SCREEN 2: TOP OF THE STUDENT'S REQUEST
You will need to enter your name, uniqname, UMID, graduate program and the type of leave.
There are four types of leaves of absence: medical reasons, family necessity/dependent
care, military service and personal reasons
The leaves of absence for medical reasons, family necessity/dependent care, and military