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Legal Holidays

Legal holidays observed by the State University of New York at Geneseo.


2019-2020 Academic Year

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Labor Day

Monday, September 2, 2019

Classes will not be in session. The College is officially closed and only essential services will be maintained.

Columbus Day

Monday, October 14, 2019

Classes will not be in session due to fall break (October 14th & 15th). The College is officially closed on October 14th and only essential services will be maintained on that day.

Election Day

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Election Day has been designated as a floating holiday for employees in the CSEA, PEF, UUP and M/C units. Classes will be in session. Offices will be open & employees will be expected to report to work. Employees may observe the floating holiday with supervisor’s approval or will accrue floating holiday time.

Veteran’s Day

Monday, November 11, 2019

Classified staffing should be minimal and will require prior approval from the Provost or appropriate Vice President on the classified staff holiday certification form GP-8.

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 28, 2019

The College will be officially closed and only essential services will be maintained. Supervisors should provide a liberal leave policy for employees on Friday, November 29, 2019.

Christmas

Wednesday, December 25, 2019 

The College will be officially closed and only essential services will be maintained. Supervisors should provide a liberal leave policy for employees, from Wednesday, December 26, 2019 through Wednesday, January 2, 2020.

New Year’s Day

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

The College will be officially closed and only essential services will be maintained. Supervisors should provide a liberal leave policy for employees, from Wednesday, December 26, 2019 through Wednesday, January 2, 2020.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 20, 2020

Classes will not be in session. Classified staffing should be minimal and will require prior approval from the Provost or appropriate Vice President on the classified staff holiday certification form GP-8.

Lincoln’s Birthday

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Lincoln’s Birthday has been designated as a floating holiday for employees in the CSEA, PEF, UUP and M/C units. Classes will be in session. Offices will be open & employees will be expected to report to work. Employees may observe the floating holiday with supervisor’s approval or will accrue floating holiday time.

Washington’s Birthday

Monday, February 17, 2020

Classified staffing should be minimal and will require prior approval from the Provost or appropriate Vice President on the classified staff holiday certification form GP-8.

Memorial Day

Monday, May 25, 2020

Classes will not be in session. The College is officially closed and only essential services will be maintained.

Independence Day

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Full-time employees who are entitled to observe holidays, and for who Saturday July 4th, is a regular day off, will accrue holiday time.