Emergency Advance (Draw)

Revised October 2020

If the need arises, the request should be directed to Payroll with at least one business days’ notice. The following limitations apply:

  1. A bona fide emergency situation must exist.
  2. The amount of the advance is limited to a maximum of 50% of the amount already earned.
  3. At the time of the request, the applicable payroll cutoff date has not passed.
  4. Employees must have successfully completed their introductory period.
  5. Employees may request only one such advance in each three-year period of their employment with Pacific Lutheran University.

The university reserves the right to approve or reject, in its sole discretion, any request for an emergency advance.