Holiday Schedule For State Employees

September 2015 through September 2016

Paid Holidays

An employee who is eligible to observe holidays and is required to work on a holiday, shall be granted a compensatory day off, mutually convenient to the employee and the supervisor. It must be taken within one year of the date it is earned.

Labor Day Monday September 7, 2015
Columbus Day *  Monday October 12, 2015
Election Day *  Tuesday November 3, 2015
Veterans Day *  Wednesday November 11, 2015
Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 26, 2015
Christmas Day Friday December 25, 2015
New Year's Day Friday January 1, 2016
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday January 18, 2016
Lincoln's Birthday *  Friday February 12, 2016
Washington's Birthday (observed) *  Monday February 15, 2016
Memorial Day Monday May 30, 2016
Independence Day Monday July 4, 2016
Labor Day Monday September 5, 2016

 * CLASSES WILL BE IN SESSION AND OFFICES WILL REMAIN OPEN ON
Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans' Day, Lincoln's Birthday and Washington's Birthday.


PART TIME CIVIL SERVICE EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION (CSEA) & PUBLIC EMPLOYEES FEDERATION (PEF) EMPLOYEE
  • Part-time CSEA & PEF employees who are eligible to observe holidays, are entitled to observe only those holidays that fall on days when they are regularly scheduled to work or required to work.
FLOATING HOLIDAYS - CSEA, PEF & MANAGEMENT/CONFIDENTIAL EMPLOYEES
  • Full-time employees who are eligible to observe holidays and work on Election Day and/or Lincoln's Birthday will be credited with a floating holiday.
  • Full-time employees, for whom Election Day and/or Lincoln's Birthday are pass days, will be credited with a floating holiday.
  • Eligible Part-time employees will be credited with a floating holiday if they are regularly scheduled to work, or are directed to work on Election Day, and/or Lincoln's Birthday.
UNITED UNIVERSITY PROFESSIONS EMPLOYEES (UUP)
  • Election Day is a fixed holiday.
  • The day after Thanksgiving is observed as a holiday.
  • Lincoln's Birthday is not an observed holiday.
PBANYS & NYSCOPBA EMPLOYEES
  • Security Services and Security Supervisors observe all holidays as listed (no floating holidays).
GRADUATE STUDENT EMPLOYEE UNION (GSEU)
  • Observe holidays listed when classes are not in session.
IF FUTHER INFORMATION IS REQUIRED, PLEASE CONTACT:
WEST CAMPUS EMPLOYEES: TIME & ATTENDANCE, HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES AT 631-632-6181
FOR HOSPITAL, LONG ISLAND'S VETS HOME, & TECH PARK EMPLOYEES: HOSPITAL TIMEKEEPING AT 631-444-4370