Holidays

Holiday Schedule/Closedowns for 2016

Friday January 1 New Years Day
Monday January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday May 30 Memorial Day
Monday July 4 Independence Day
Monday September 5 Labor Day
Thursday November 24 Thanksgiving
Friday November 25 Friday after Thanksgiving
Monday December 26 Holiday Closedown
Tuesday December 27 Holiday Closedown in lieu of President's Day
Wednesday December 28 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Arbor Day
Thursday December 29 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Columbus Day
Friday December 30 Holiday Closedown in lieu Veteran's Day

The Holiday Closedown for 2016 will begin Saturday, December 24, 2016 and conclude Monday, January 2, 2017. Staff will return to work Tuesday, January 3, 2017


Academic Dates for 2016

Monday January 11 First Day of 2nd Semester Classes
Monday January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Sun. - Sun March 20 - March 27 Spring Break
Saturday April 30 Last Day of 2nd Semester Classes
Friday May 13 Academic Year concludes for 9-month employees
Monday August 15 Academic Year begins for 9-month employees
Monday August 22 First Day of 1st Semester Classes
Monday September 5 Labor Day
Mon. - Tues. October 17 - October 18 Semester Break
Wed. - Sat. November 23 - November 26 Thanksgiving Break
Saturday December 10 Last Day of 1st Semester Classes

 

Holiday Schedule/Closedowns for 2017

Monday January 2 Holiday Closwedown in lieu of New Years Day
Monday January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday May 29 Memorial Day
Tuesday July 4 Independence Day
Monday September 4 Labor Day
Thursday November 23 Thanksgiving
Friday November 24 Friday after Thanksgiving
Monday December 25 Holiday Closedown
Tuesday December 26 Holiday Closedown in lieu of President's Day
Wednesday December 27 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Arbor Day
Thursday December 28 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Columbus Day
Friday December 29 Holiday Closedown in lieu Veteran's Day

The Holiday Closedown for 2017 will begin Saturday, December 23, 2017 and conclude Monday, January 1, 2018. Staff will return to work Tuesday, January 2, 2018


Academic Dates for 2017

Monday January 9 First Day of 2nd Semester Classes
Monday January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Sun. - Sun March 19 - March 26 Spring Break
Saturday April 29 Last Day of 2nd Semester Classes
Friday May 12 Academic Year concludes for 9-month employees
Monday August 14 Academic Year begins for 9-month employees
Monday August 21 First Day of 1st Semester Classes
Monday September 4 Labor Day
Mon. - Tues. October 16 - October 17 Semester Break
Wed. - Sat. November 22 - November 25 Thanksgiving Break
Saturday December 9 Last Day of 1st Semester Classes

 

Holiday Schedule/Closedowns for 2018

Monday January 1 New Years Day
Monday January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday May 28 Memorial Day
Wednesday July 4 Independence Day
Monday September 3 Labor Day
Thursday November 22 Thanksgiving
Friday November 23 Friday after Thanksgiving
Monday December 24 Holiday Closedown in lieu of President's Day
Tuesday December 25 Holiday Closedown
Wednesday December 26 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Arbor Day
Thursday December 27 Holiday Closedown in lieu of Columbus Day
Friday December 28 Holiday Closedown in lieu Veteran's Day
Monday December 31 Holiday Closedown taken as vacation leave or leave without pay

The Holiday Closedown for 2018 will begin Saturday, December 22, 2018 and conclude Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Staff will return to work Wednesday, January 2, 2019


Academic Dates for 2018

Monday January 8 First Day of 2nd Semester Classes
Monday January 115 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Sun. - Sun March 18 - March 25 Spring Break
Saturday April 28 Last Day of 2nd Semester Classes
Friday May 11 Academic Year concludes for 9-month employees
Monday August 13 Academic Year begins for 9-month employees
Monday August 20 First Day of 1st Semester Classes
Monday September 3 Labor Day
Mon. - Tues. October 15 - October 16 Semester Break
Wed. - Sat. November 21 - November 24 Thanksgiving Break
Saturday December 8 Last Day of 1st Semester Classes

 

* Vacation Leave/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 holiday closedown periods, extra days may appear in the schedule and will need to be reported as vacation leave or leave without pay.

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