Holiday/Closedown Schedule

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Schedule for 2019

Tuesday January 1 New Year's Day
Monday January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday May 27 Memorial Day
Thursday July 4 Independence Day
Monday September 2 Labor Day
Thursday November 28 Thanksgiving
Friday November 29 Friday after Thanksgiving
Monday December 23 Holiday Closedown in lieu of President's Day
Tuesday December 24 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Arbor Day
Wednesday December 25 Holiday Closedown
Thursday December 26 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Columbus Day
Friday December 27 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Veteran's Day
Monday December 30* Holiday Closedown taken as vacation or leave without pay*
Tuesday December 31* Holiday Closedown taken as vacation or leave without pay*

The Holiday Closedown for 2019 will begin Saturday, December 21, 2019 and conclude Wednesday, January 1, 2020. Staff will return to work Thursday, January 2, 2020.

*Vacation Leave or Leave without Pay – by proclamation of the Governor or the President, university employees other than temporary are compensated for 12 holidays annually. To facilitate the “Closedown” periods, extra days may appear in the schedule and will need to be reported as vacation leave or leave with without pay.

Schedule for 2020

Wednesday January 1 New Year’s Day
Monday January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday May 25 Memorial Day
Friday July 3 Independence Day
Monday September 7 Labor Day
Thursday November 26 Thanksgiving
Friday November 27 Friday after Thanksgiving
Thursday December 24 Holiday Closedown in lieu of President's Day
Friday December 25 Holiday Closedown
Monday December 28 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Arbor Day
Tuesday December 29 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Columbus Day
Wednesday December 30 Holiday Closedown in lieu Veteran's Day
Thursday December 31 Holiday Closedown taken as vacation leave or leave without pay

The Holiday Closedown for 2020 will begin Thursday, December 24, 2020 and conclude Sunday, January 3, 2021. Staff will return to work Monday, January 4, 2021.