Human Resources

Holidays, Holy Days, and Events

Schedule for 2021-2022

The following reflects the official observances of Holy Days and Holidays, which do not fall on a weekend for the 2021-2022 fiscal year, together with the summer and Christmas season closing schedule for 2021.


Four Day Work Week begins week of June 1, 2021
Five Day Work Week resumes week of August 2, 2021

June 18 Friday Juneteenth Holiday
July 5 Monday Observance of Independence Day Holiday
September 6 Monday Labor Day Holiday
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day Holiday
November 26 Friday Observance of Thanksgiving Holiday
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Holiday

The University will also close on December 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31, 2021


January 17 Monday Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday Holiday
February 21 Monday President’s Day Holiday
April 15 Friday Good Friday Holy Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday Holiday
May 30 Monday Memorial Day Holiday

Part-time employees who are scheduled to work a minimum of 18 hours per week will be paid for the following holidays if their observance falls on a day on which the employee is normally scheduled to work: New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Other Events

The Office of Human Resources also sponsors programs throughout the year, including a Relay for Life breakfast and employee appreciation dinners. Check back for updated information as it becomes available. For a full listing of campus events, visit the Event Calendar.