Holiday Schedule

2018 

Date

Day(s)

Holiday Observed

January 1, 2018

Monday

New Year's Day

January 15, 2018

Monday

MLK Birthday

April 2, 2018

Monday

State Holiday (Good Friday)

May 28, 2018

Monday

State Holiday (Memorial Day)

July 4, 2018

Wednesday

Independence Day

September 3, 2018

Monday

Labor Day

November 22 and 23, 2018

Thursday and Friday

Thanksgiving

December 24, 25, and 26, 2018

Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday

State Holiday (Christmas)

December 27, 2018

Thursday

State Holiday (Veteran's Day)*

December 28 and 31, 2018

Friday and Monday

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 Thursday, December 27, 2018.                                                                                          

** 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.

 

 

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)

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.