Holiday Schedule




Holiday Observed

 January 2, 2023


State Holiday (New Year's Day)

 January 16, 2023


Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday

 April 7, 2023


Good Friday

 May 29, 2023


Memorial Day

 July 4, 2023


Independence Day

 September 4, 2023


Labor Day

 November 23 & 24, 2023

 Thursday, Friday


 December 25, 26, 27

 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

State Holiday (Christmas)

 December 28


State Holiday (Veteran's Day)*

 December 29


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 12/28/23                                                                        

** 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.