Request Leave of Absence

Modified on Tue, Mar 5 at 12:43 PM

Sometimes personal or professional circumstances require you to take time off. This could be for the birth of a child, a serious medical condition, or to care for a family member. Submitting a request for leave will require additional approvals. 


Request Leave of Absence

Click on the My Lesley Dashboard from your Apps. 

From the Time Off section click, Request Time Off.

Use the calendar to select the day(s) you will be taking off. For this example, it will be the week of September 4th through the 8th. 

You can select future dates by clicking on the dropdown arrow next to the month. 

Once you have your dates selected, click Request Absence


A popup will appear asking you to select the type of request. Select Leave Request --> Leave of Absence.  



Click Next to go to the next screen. 

Please be sure to provide additional details in the Comment section and attach any related documentation. 

Review the details and Submit

The request will route to a Leave of Absence PartnerThey will be reaching out with next steps and any additional information that may be required.

All time-off requests will appear as grey lines in your absence calendar. Once approved, Workday will display a green.

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