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Holiday Schedule and Winter Break Calendar

The University will observe the following holiday schedule in accordance with the State Holiday Schedule for 2019. Offices will be closed on the days indicated below.

Holiday Observance Day Day of Week
New Year's Day January 1, 2019 Tuesday
Martin Luther King's Day January 21, 2019 Monday
Good Friday April 19, 2019 Friday
Memorial Day May 27, 2019 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2019 Thursday
Labor Day September 2, 2019 Monday
Veteran's Day NONE - observed nationally November 11th, moved by the University to the Christmas/Winter Break, (12/31/19) None
Thanksgiving November 28 & 29, 2019 Thursday & Friday
Christmas December 23, 24, 25, & 26^ 2019 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
*Christmas/Winter Break Supplement December 27, & 30, 31 2019 Friday, Monday, & Tuesday

^This day is assigned in lieu of observance of Veteran's Day on November 11th.

*Employees taking time off during the Christmas/Winter Break Supplement (December 27, 30, & 31, 2019) will be required to use Vacation Leave, Bonus Leave, Special Leave or Compensatory Time (24 hours total).

Please direct any questions you may have regarding holiday leave to Camilla Norris or Keyona McNeill, Department of HR.

WSSU Holiday Schedules 2019 | 2020