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Holiday Schedule

2016 Holiday Schedule

The College typically provides 14 holidays each year.  This year, they will be:

  • Friday, March 18 – Spring Break
  • Monday, May 30 – Memorial Day
  • Monday, July 4 – Independence Day
  • Wednesday, November 23 through Friday,November 25 – Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Friday, December 23, 2016 through Monday, January 2, 2017 – Winter Holiday (return to work on Tuesday, January 3, 2017)  

Also in 2016, departments will schedule a holiday (1 day) at a time that is appropriate to their department and when classes are not in session or students are not on campus for regular activities (i.e. if the students are here, so are staff).  Some options include:

  • A day in January before students return for the spring semester 
  • An additional day during Spring Break (March 14-17)
  • A day in the summer, after Alumni Weekend and before Orientation
  • A day during Fall Break (October 13 & 14)

Senior leaders should please notify Human Resources of when the departmental holiday will be taken.  

.This schedule was reviewed and approved by Senior Staff.