UNCW Holiday Schedule 2016 - 2019
The complete UNCW Holiday Schedule for 2016 through 2019 can be found here.
Holiday Schedule 2016
|Holiday||Day of the Week||Observance Day|
|New Year's Day||
Jan 1, 2016
|Martin Luther King Day||Monday||Jan 18, 2016|
|Good Friday||Friday||March 25, 2016|
|Memorial Day||Monday||May 30, 2016|
|Independence Day||Monday||July 4, 2016|
|Labor Day||Monday||September 5, 2016|
|Thanksgiving||Thursday - Friday||Nov 24 - 25, 2016|
|Winter Break||Dec 23, 2016- Jan 2, 2017**|
**Winter Break holidays are Dec. 23, 26, 27, 28, 2016; required vacation days are Dec. 29 and 30, 2016. University reopens January 3, 2017.
When a holiday falls on Saturday, the university recognizes the preceding Friday; when a holiday falls on Sunday, the university usually recognizes the holiday the following Monday.
Two of the holidays indicated above (Good Friday and Christmas Day) are regarded as religious holidays. An employee wishing to observe different religious holidays may request a "holiday exchange." If operational requirements permit, the employee may work on the holiday observed by the university in exchange for a day off to accommodate a religious holiday of the employee's preference. If operations do not permit working on the holiday observed by the university, the employee may take vacation leave on religious holidays of preference. For additional information, call Human Resources at extension 2-2033.