Holiday Schedule

Schedule of Approved Holidays for UIC Fiscal Year 2020

A PDF version of this calendar is also available.

GROUP A

Applies to all staff members except those listed under Group B:

HOLIDAYSDAYS OBSERVED
Independence Day HolidayThursday, July 4, 2019
Labor Day HolidayMonday, September 2, 2019
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 28, 2019
Designated Holiday #1 Friday, November 29, 2019
Half Gift/Half Excused Day *Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Christmas Day HolidayWednesday, December 25, 2019
Designated Holiday #2 Thursday, December 26, 2019
Gift Day *Friday, December 27, 2019
Gift Day *Monday, December 30, 2019
Gift Day *Tuesday, December 31, 2019
New Year’s Day HolidayWednesday, January 1, 2020
Martin Luther King DayMonday, January 20, 2020
Memorial Day HolidayMonday, May 25, 2020
Plus
Two Floating Holidays
*This schedule grants three (3) gift days and one (1) excused/gift day over the December/January holiday break. Employees do not use any accrued leave benefits during this time.

 

 

GROUP B

Applies to all employees working in essential units, including but not limited to the University of Illinois Hospital and Clinics; Biologic Resources Laboratory; units reporting to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, including Campus Auxiliary Services (CAS) Administration, CAS Facilities, Campus Housing, Counseling Center, Dean of Students, Dining Services, Dorin Forum, Student Affairs IT, Student Centers, Credit Union I Arena (formerly the UIC Pavilion), and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs; Academic Computing and Communications Center (ACCC); Telecommunication Services; and units reporting to the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administrative Services, including Facilities Management, Capital Programs, Parking Services, Environmental Health and Safety, Facility and Space Planning, and the UIC Police Department:

HOLIDAYSDAYS OBSERVED
Independence Day HolidayThursday, July 4, 2019
Labor Day HolidayMonday, September 2, 2019
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 28, 2019
Half Gift/Half Excused Day *Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Christmas Day HolidayWednesday, December 25, 2019
Gift Day *Friday, December 27, 2019
Gift Day *Monday, December 30, 2019
Gift Day *Tuesday, December 31, 2019
New Year’s Day Holiday ObservedWednesday, January 1, 2020
Martin Luther King DayMonday, January 20, 2020
Memorial Day HolidayMonday, May 25, 2020
Plus
Four Floating Holidays
* This schedule grants three (3) gift days and one (1) excused/gift day over the December/January holiday break. Group B employees of the UI Hospital & Clinics will receive the gift days as additional floating holidays that may be used any time between December 27, 2019, and June 30, 2020, with supervisor approval. All other Group B employees required to work on the gift days may schedule alternate days off between December 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.

 

Please contact Susan Balmes (balmes@uic.edu) or Joanna Wolek (jwolek@uic.edu) if you have any questions or need further information.