Leavetaking Resources and Quick Links

Thinking about taking time off? Not sure where to start? Check out the resources and websites below, and stop by the CRC for further guidance.

Quick Links

A compilation of resources from other pages and our archives.


  • List of point people – A helpful list of Brown staff to talk to, both before and after your leave.
  • OSSS Medical Leave Website – Student Support Service’s website about medical leave, including statistics, resources, and FAQ.

Before Leave 

On Leave 

Returning From Leave

Financial Aid 


  • Housing FAQ 2019- FAQ about navigating the ResLife on/off campus process for returned leavetakers. Organized by semester level and the season (Fall/Spring) that you are returning/seeking particular housing. Last updated April 2019

Stories, News, Statistics

Work, Volunteer, and Abroad Resources

Current Opportunities

Work, Volunteer, and Internship Databases

Opportunities in the United States

Opportunities in Rhode Island

International Opportunities

Travel Opportunities

Environmental/Outdoor Opportunities

Check out this self-reflection tool from Careers in the Common Good.