August 18, 2009
09-128

Thressea Boyd
Director of Communications

VSU Announces Furlough Days

VALDOSTA -- Valdosta State University announces plans for six furlough days as mandated by the Board of Regents. All employees earning more than $23,600 will take six days without pay during the 2010 fiscal year.

Based on input from faculty and staff the six days include Oct. 19, Nov. 25, Dec. 21, Jan. 4, March 19, and May 4.

According to Dr. Denise Bogart, director of Human Resources and Employee Development, supervisors will make arrangements for alternate days for those employees who conduct essential life and safety duties on the days selected.

For more information, go to http://www.valdosta.edu/finadmin/human_resources/whatsnew.shtml