Staff Holiday Schedule

FY 2021

Labor Day September 7, 2020 Monday
Thanksgiving November 26, 2020 Thursday
  November 27, 2020 Friday
Christmas December 23, 2020 Wednesday
December 24, 2020 Thursday
December 25, 2020 Friday
December 28, 2020 Monday
December 29, 2020 Tuesday
December 30, 2020 Wednesday
December 31, 2020 Thursday
New Year's Day January 1, 2021 Friday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 18, 2021 Monday
Energy Conservation Day* March 19, 2021 Friday
Memorial Day May 31, 2021 Monday
Independence Day July 5, 2021 Monday

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

FY 2021

Rosh Hashanah September 18, 2020 Friday
Rosh Hashanah September 21, 2020 Monday
Good Friday April 2, 2021 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 2021. In addition, we are selecting March 19, 2021 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.