Self-Service Online Leave Application System
Welcome to the DOE Self-Service Online Leave Application System.
From this online system, you may
  • Submit a new leave application.
  • Submit an application to extend your leave.
  • Upload supporting documentation for your leave application.
Please note: this system has the ability to accept documents that have been scanned into a computer. You will have the opportunity to upload any necessary documentation during the application process. Click here for instructions on how to submit documents online

If you are logging into the SOLAS system to apply for a MEDICAL or MATERNITY leave, please consult with your payroll secretary or timekeeper before submitting your application in order to understand your paid entitlements.

Please log in with your DOE Active Directory User ID and Password
(This is the same User ID and Password you use to receive your DOE e-mail)
(If your DOE e-mail is, your user ID is 'jdoe')
(This is the same password you use to access your DOE e-mail.)
If you have forgotten your DOE User ID or password, please click here for the self-service Password Recovery and Account Confirmation Tool.
For additional support call HR Connect at (718) 935-4000 Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
If you are a non-supervisory pedagogical employee and have already submitted a paper application for a non-medical leave,
please refrain from submitting an application using the Self-Service Online Leave Application System.
Submitting an application multiple times will result in processing delays.
SOLAS is compatible with Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari.
Please note that with Internet Explorer 7, 8 or 9, the user may encounter errors