Staff Holiday Schedule

FY 2019

Labor Day September 3, 2018 Monday
Thanksgiving November 22, 2018 Thursday
  November 23, 2018 Friday
Christmas December 24, 2018 Monday
December 25, 2018 Tuesday
December 26, 2018 Wednesday
December 27, 2018 Thursday
December 28, 2018 Friday
December 31, 2018 Monday
 New Year's Day January 1, 2019 Tuesday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 21, 2019 Monday
Energy Conservation Day* March 15, 2019 Friday
Memorial Day May 27, 2019 Monday
Independence Day July 4, 2019 Thursday

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

FY 2019

Rosh Hashanah September 10, 2018 Monday
Rosh Hashanah September 11, 2018 Tuesday
Good Friday April 19, 2019 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 2019. In addition, we are selecting March 15, 2019 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.