Faculty and Staff Holiday Schedule

During the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020, Alfred University will observe the following holidays:

Holiday Schedule Table
Holiday Office Closed Date
Independence Day Thursday 7/4/19
Thanksgiving Holiday Thursday-Friday 11/28/19-11/29/19
December Holiday** Monday-Friday
Memorial Day Monday 5/25/2020

**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. Veterans 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 and may be taken in 1 hour increments (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 26, 2019 and semester ends Friday, December 13, 2019

Spring Semester: Classes begin Tuesday, January 21, 2020 and semester ends Monday, May 11, 2020