Upcoming 2019 Holidays and Season Days

Not sure when the next university holiday is? 

The university observes seven holidays: 

  • New Year's Day 
  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • the day following Thanksgiving 
  • Christmas Day

The university also observes four season days between Christmas and New Year’s Day.  Michigan Medicine (excluding Medical School) employees receive holidays but do not receive season days.

November 2019 Holidays

  • November 28, 2019; Thanksgiving Day, Thursday
  • November 29, 2019; Friday

December 2019 Holidays and Season Days

  • December 25, 2019; Christmas Day, Wednesday
  • December 26, 2019; Season Day, Thursday
  • December 27, 2019; Season Day, Friday
  • December 30, 2019; Season Day, Monday
  • December 31, 2019; Season Day, Tuesday

January 2020 Holidays

  • January 1, 2020; New Year's Day, Wednesday

View a calendar of U-M holidays and season days

Service Updates

Facilities and Operations has issued a service update about parking and transportation in advance of the Thanksgiving holiday. It also recommends ways to save energy while away from work.

Eligibility and Other Information

For more information about eligibility for holidays and season days, including paid time off (PTO), bargained-for and temporary staff considerations, visit Holidays and Season Days.