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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:


FY2019: 2018 - 2019

Labor Day
Monday, September 3, 2018

Thursday, November 22 - Friday, November 23, 2018

Winter Break
Monday, December 24, 2018 - Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Martin Luther King
Monday, January 21, 2019

Memorial Day
Monday, May 27, 2019

Independence Day
Thursday, July 4, 2019

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.