Calendar Year 2019 Holiday Schedule
According to the Board of Regents policy, each institution within the University System of Georgia is allowed twelve (12) paid holidays each calendar year for employees at the institution. After receiving input from the campus community and consulting the academic calendar, the President’s Cabinet and Staff Council have adopted the following Calendar Year 2019 Official Holiday Schedule for Georgia Southern University.
|New Year’s Day||Tuesday January 1st|
|MLK Day||Monday January 21st|
|Memorial Day||Monday May 27th|
|Independence Day||Thursday July 4th|
|Labor Day||Monday Sept. 2nd|
|Thanksgiving Holidays||Thursday Nov. 28th – Friday Nov. 29th|
|Winter Break||Dec. 25th – Dec. 31st (Wednesday – Tuesday)|
All regular benefited employees working full-time or part-time 20 hours or more per week will be paid for the holidays. Non-exempt employees scheduled to work on a holiday, will be given 8 hours of holiday pay plus pay for the actual hours worked on that holiday.
Last updated: 1/3/2019