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Employee Benefits
Benefits for Active Employees
Holidays
2017 Holiday Schedule & General Information
(updated 06/06/2016)

This information will not be used after GUS HR go-live on June 18, 2017.
Please contact HRS staff (payroll@pittstate.edu or x. 4191) if you have questions or need assistance.


2017 Holiday Schedule

New Year's Day Monday, January 2, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday, January 16, 2017
Memorial Day Monday, May 29, 2017
Independence Day Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Labor Day Monday, September 4, 2017
Veteran's Day Friday, November 10, 2017
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23, 2017
Friday, November 24, 2017
Christmas

Monday, December 25, 2017

Discretionary Day*

*The discretionary day is for observance of a holiday or other special day during calendar year 2017. 

 

General Information

Except for Veteran's Day, all University offices will be closed on designated holidays.  University support staff and unclassified employees will be compensated for the holidays as noted below.

When one of the holidays fall on a Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be the officially observed holiday.  When one of these legal holidays falls on a Sunday, the following Monday shall be the officially observed holiday.

The Governor may designate additional days on which state offices are to be closed in observance of a holiday or a holiday season.  Any such day will be treated as a legal holiday.  The Governor may also designate a discretionary holiday which an eligible employee may use for observing a holiday or other special day.

Nine-month faculty and temporary university support staff employees are not eligible for the discretionary day.

 

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