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2006 Holiday Schedule & General Information

2006 Holiday Schedule

New Year's Day Monday, January 2, 2006
Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 16, 2006
Memorial Day Monday, May 29, 2006
Independence Day Tuesday, July 4, 2006
Labor Day Monday, September 4, 2006
Veteran's Day Friday, November 10, 2006
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 23, 2006
Friday, November 24, 2006
Christmas Monday, December 25, 2006
Discretionary Day*

*The discretionary day is for observance of a holiday or other special day during calendar year 2006.  It must be used during pay periods beginning January 1, 2006 through December 16, 2006.  Employee who work a Monday through Friday schedule should plan to use their 2009 discretionary day by December 15, 2006.


General Information

Except for Veteran's Day, all University offices will be closed on designated holidays.  Classified 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 classified employees are not eligible for the discretionary day.


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