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UH Holiday Schedule

The University of Houston System Board of Regents has approved the following Holiday Schedule for benefits-eligible employees of the University of Houston:

FY2017: 2016 - 2017

Spring Break
Friday, March 17, 2017

Memorial Day
Monday, May 29, 2017

Independence Day
Tuesday, July 4, 2017

FY2018: 2017 - 2018

Labor Day
Monday, September 4, 2017

Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 23 - Friday, November 24, 2017

Winter Break
Monday, December 25, 2017 - Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Martin Luther King
Monday, January 15, 2018

Spring Break
Friday, March 16, 2018

Memorial Day
Monday, May 28, 2018

Independence Day
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

The number of annual holidays is determined by statute.

A state employee is entitled to observe Yom Kippur, Cesar Chavez Day or Good Friday in lieu of any holiday or holidays on which the employee’s agency is required to be open and staffed to conduct public business.

Each university will notify its employees of the approved holiday schedule.