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Holidays for Staff Employees

Staff employees (50% FTE or greater) receive the following ten paid holidays a year. Each holiday is considered to be eight hours for 100% FTE Staff. Holiday hours are prorated by FTE for Staff employees with less than 100% FTE.

If a holiday falls on a Saturday, it is observed on the Friday immediately preceding the holiday. If a holiday falls on a Sunday, it is observed on the Monday immediately following the holiday.

See the Holidays policy for further details.

2022 Holidays

Holiday Date
New Year's Day Saturday, January 1 (observed Friday, December 31, 2021)
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 17
Campus Holiday Accrues on March 1 of each year. The Campus Holiday is either a “floating” holiday or a day designated by the president of the university or the chancellor of the campus. On campuses that treat the holiday as a floating holiday, Campus Holiday is available to use on or after March 1.
Memorial Day Monday, May 30
Juneteenth Sunday, June 19 (observed Monday, June 20)
Independence Day Monday, July 4
Labor Day Monday, September 5
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 24
    Friday after Thanksgiving     Friday, November 25
Christmas Day Sunday, December 25 (observed Monday, December 26)