SDN Members don't see this ad. About the ads. Help! Im trying to figure out if AMSA or someone has a national policy for maternity leave, Im kinda getting the run around at my school. I am currently a 1st yr just starting my second block. I will be able to finish off the second block before I go on leave. I am due March 14th, and I want to spend two months at home and then finish off my last block........so I can start second yr with my classmates the following Fall.