Staff Holiday Schedule

FY 2018

Proposed - Pending August Board Approval

Labor Day September 4, 2017 Monday
Thanksgiving November 23, 2017 Thursday
  November 24, 2017 Friday
Christmas December 21, 2017 Thursday
  December 22, 2017 Friday
  December 25, 2017 Monday
  December 26, 2017 Tuesday
  December 27, 2017 Wednesday
  December 28, 2017 Thursday
  December 29, 2017 Friday
New Year's Day January 1, 2018 Monday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 15, 2018 Monday
Energy Conservation Day* March 16, 2018 Friday
Memorial Day May 28, 2018 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2018 Wednesday

The following alternative days may be observed in lieu a university holiday:

FY 2018

Proposed - Pending August Board Approval

Rosh Hashanah September 21, 2017 Thursday
Rosh Hashanah September 22, 2017 Friday
Good Friday March 30, 2018 Friday

Due to university closure during scheduled holidays, employees observing alternative days shall be charged available vacation, compensatory time or unpaid leave to account for the alternative day. The total number of holidays in a year to which an employee is entitled is not changed by use of alternative holidays.

 *SHSU is following the State Holiday Schedule for Fiscal Year 2018. In addition, we are selecting March 16, 2018 as an energy conservation day and campus will be closed. Please see Finance & Operations Human Resources policy B-4 for rules governing acceptable use of the energy conservation day.