Message from Payroll: Effective June 1: Administrative Leave for COVID-19

On May 28, HR announced the New Pay and Leave Provisions issued by the UNC System Office.

Beginning June 1, Administrative Leave for COVID-19 will be paid at two-thirds of the regular rate of pay for eligible employees. Employees can choose to supplement the remaining one-third from other accrued leave to receive full pay.

Please review these instructions for reporting two-thirds Paid Administrative Leave.

If you have any questions regarding these leave reporting procedures, please contact Lori Cornell, Payroll Director at or call us at (828) 262-6422 for assistance.

Please direct any questions regarding the New Pay and Leave Provisions to the Office of Human Resources.