COVID-19: Essential Information

3.8 Sick/Faculty Leave Conversion

At retirement, as defined in the College's Retiree Benefits policy, accumulated sick leave reserve or faculty leave reserve will convert to a period of Middlebury-paid retiree insurance (see Health & Welfare Summary Plan or contact Human Resources for details).

Sick/Faculty Leave Reserve Survivors' Conversion
If a Middlebury College employee dies while in an active status, survivors' benefits will be provided (for eligible dependents) in the medical and dental plans. See Survivor Benefits section of this Handbook for details.

Note: There is no cash conversion of sick/faculty leave reserve.