Sabbatical leaves are provided to maintain the high level of academic excellence necessary to meet the missions of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities and its institutions. Sabbatical leaves may be awarded for various reasons related to scholarly or professional growth, development, or renewal, including creative endeavors that promise to enhance the professional effectiveness of the applicant.

To be considered for a sabbatical leave, please follow this checklist.

Required for consideration:

Required after approval:

  • Signed Agreement
  • Out of State Travel Form

Required after sabbatical is complete:

*All completed documents should be turned into the Office of the Provost in the order listed above.

Sabbatical Leave Review Form

(Used by Sabbatical Review Committee)