201.0 VII-4.30 - POLICY ON SALARY ADVANCES (Approved by the Board of Regents, June 21, 1990) 1. Salary advances against unearned income generally shall not be made to employees. 2. Exceptions to this Policy shall be authorized by the Chief Executive Officer of the constituent institution or component. 3. Authorized salary advances shall not exceed 90 percent of the expected biweekly salary. 4. Copies of the authorization shall be provided to the Chancellor. 5. The advancing of sick leave as provided by the University of Maryland System is exempt from the provisions of this Policy.