Bereavement Leave


Eligibility for Bereavement Leave is dependent upon the position classification and terms of the relevant collective bargaining agreement or other agreement. For a summary of available Bereavement Leave, please select the appropriate position classification below:

The following position classifications are not eligible for Bereavement Leave:

  • Adjunct Faculty
  • Part-Time Non-Benefitted

For detailed information on Bereavement Leave, see:

Relevant Laws, Guidelines & Policies

AFSCME 1067 Official 2014-2017 Contract (for Classified Employees)

MCCC Day Contract (for Faculty & Unit-Professional Positions)

Agreement for Division of Continuing Education (DCE) between MA BHE and MCCC (for Adjunct Faculty)

Non-Unit Professionals Policy Handbook (for Non-Unit Professionals)

Relevant Resources

Bereavement Leave Summary

Related Handbook Sections

Employee Attendance

Family Medical, Maternity & Parental Leave


Personal Leave

Position Classification – Workforce

Sick Leave

Union Contracts & Dues

Vacation Leave

Work Schedule