Holiday Schedule

2019

Date

Day(s)

Holiday Observed

January 1, 2019

Tuesday

New Year's Day

January 21, 2019

Monday

MLK Birthday

April 22, 2019

Monday

State Holiday (Good Friday observance)

May 27, 2019

Monday

Memorial Day

July 4, 2019

Thursday

Independence Day

September 2, 2019

Monday

Labor Day

November 28 and 29, 2019

Thursday and Friday

Thanksgiving

December 23, 2019

Monday

State Holiday (Veteran's Day)*

December 24, 25, and 26, 2019

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

State Holiday (Christmas)*

December 27, 30, 31, 2019

Friday, Monday, and Tuesday

 University Winter Break Closure**

*GS126-4(5) requires the University to note what day is observed in lieu of Veteran's Day, which for the University will be Monday, December 23rd, 2019.                                                                                   

** These dates are part of the university’s winter break closure.  To maximize energy and cost savings, on-campus work activity will be limited to essential services and business need only.   Employees who do not perform work will need to apply accrued leave or perform approved alternative work.  For questions please call Human Resources at 828-262-3186.

  

2020

Date

Day(s)

Holiday Observed

January 1, 2020

Wednesday

New Year's Day

January 20, 2020

Monday

MLK Birthday

April 10, 2020

Friday

Good Friday

May 25, 2020

Monday

Memorial Day

July 3, 2020

Friday

Independence Day

September 7, 2020

Monday

Labor Day

November 26 and 27, 2020

Thursday and Friday

Thanksgiving

December 24, 25, and 28, 2020

Thursday, Friday, and Monday

State Holidays (Christmas)*

December 29, 2020

Tuesday

State Holiday (Veteran's Day)*

December 30 and 31, 2020

Wednesday and Thursday

 University Winter Break Closure**

*GS126-4(5) requires the University to note what day is observed in lieu of Veteran's Day, which for the University will be Tuesday, December 29th, 2020.                                                                                   

** These dates are part of the university’s winter break closure.  To maximize energy and cost savings, on-campus work activity will be limited to essential services and business need only.   Employees who do not perform work will need to apply accrued leave or perform approved alternative work.  For questions please call Human Resources at 828-262-3186.

  

Please click HERE to view prior year holiday schedules.