Faculty and Staff Holiday Schedule

During the fiscal year ending June 30, 2024, Alfred University will observe the following holidays:

Holiday Office Closed Date
Juneteenth 2023 Monday 6/19/2023

Administrative Day

Independence Day





Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday - Friday 11/23/2023 - 11/24/2023
December Holiday** Friday 12/22/2023
Monday - Friday 12/25/2023 - 12/29/2023
Monday - Tuesday 1/1/2024 - 1/2/2024
Memorial Day Monday 5/27/2024
Juneteenth 2024 Wednesday 6/19/2024

**The following four holidays are included in this time period to make it possible to close for a total of 8 days.

  1. President's Day
  2. Martin Luther King's Birthday
  3. Veteran's Day
  4. Columbus Day

It is University policy to allow paid time off up to ½ day for personnel to observe one major religious holiday each calendar year.

Personal Day & Floating Holiday: These days may be taken any time during the calendar year (anniversary year for Statutory employees); all such days are subject to supervisor approval.

Vacation Time: these days must be taken in half day increments; all days are subject to supervisor approval.

Sick Time: These days may be taken in 1 hour increments to attend medical appointments. A doctor's statement that an employee is physically capable of resuming normal duties will be required following hospital admission, surgery or absence of more than three (3) consecutive workdays due to illness.


  • Fall Semester: Classes begin Monday, August 28, 2023 and semester ends Friday, December 15, 2023
  • Spring Semester: Classes begin Tuesday, January 16, 2024 and semester ends Monday, May 6, 2024