2021 Holiday Schedule

New Year's Day Friday, January 1, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 18, 2021
Memorial Day Monday, May 31, 2021
Independence Day Monday, July 5, 2021
Labor Day Monday, September 6, 2021
Veteran's Day Thursday, November 11, 2021
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 25, 2021
Friday, November 26, 2021
Friday, December 24, 2021
Discretionary Day*

*2021 Discretionary Day may be used starting 12/27/20 through 12/25/21

General Information Except for Veteran's Day, all University offices will be closed on designated holidays.  University support staff and unclassified employees will be compensated for the holidays as noted below.

When one of the holidays fall on a Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be the officially observed holiday.  When one of these legal holidays falls on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be the officially observed holiday.

The Governor may designate additional days on which state offices are to be closed in observance of a holiday or a holiday season.  Any such day will be treated as a legal holiday.  The Governor may also designate a discretionary holiday which an eligible employee may use for observing a holiday or other special day.

Nine-month faculty and temporary university support staff employees are not eligible for the discretionary day.

Page revision date: 01/05/2021