Attendance & Leave

Holiday Schedule

Faculty, Administration and Staff employees enjoy nine paid holidays as listed below.  Additionally, the President may approve floating holidays each calendar year that are announced at a later date.  While most offices will close, there will be exceptions due to the nature of work performed.  These decisions are made by the Vice Presidents and Deans on a case-by-case basis.

Although most Temporary employees are not eligible to be paid for these days off, the following employee groups are paid for holidays:

Regular Staff employees who have successfully completed their probationary period are eligible for one personal holiday each year.


• New Year's Day (Monday, January 1)
• Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday (Monday, January 15)
• Memorial Day (Monday, May 28)
• Independence Day (Wednesday, July 4)
• Labor Day (Monday, September 3)
• Veteran's Day (Monday, November 12)
• Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 22)
• Day after Thanksgiving (Friday, November 23)
• Christmas Day (Tuesday, December 25)
• New Year's Day 2019 (Tuesday, January 1)

2018 Additional Winter Break Holidays


2018 Floating Holidays


If a holiday falls on a Saturday, the holiday is observed on Friday; if a holiday falls on a Sunday, the holiday is observed on Monday.