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Paid Holiday Schedule

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Approved paid holidays for 2016-17

Labor Day

Observed: Monday, September 5, 2016


Observed: Thursday, November 24, 2016

Day After Thanksgiving

Observed: Friday, November 25, 2016

Full Day Before Christmas

Observed: Friday, December 23, 2016

Christmas Day

Observed: Monday, December 26, 2016

Winter Holiday Break*

Observed: Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Thursday, December 29, 2016

Day Before New Year's**

Observed: Friday, December 30, 2016

New Year's Day

Observed: Monday, January 2, 2017

Half Day Good Friday

Observed: Friday, April 14, 2017 (second half of normal workday)

Memorial Day

Observed: Monday, May 29, 2017

Independence Day

Observed: Monday, July 3, 2017*
                 Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Note: The University has granted an additional day off on July 3, 2017.  

*Applies to all regular full- and part-time employees that are benefit eligible and active on the payroll. 
**Includes 1/2 day winter holiday break. 

NOTE: For offices that must remain open during the winter holiday break because the time is essential to their work, an equivalent amount of time off may be scheduled, with the approval of the supervisor.  This time should be taken prior to June 30, 2017. Time must be taken in increments of full or half day(s) only and must be recorded when taken.