2017-2018 Holiday Information for Professional Employees

The following is information on Holidays for the 2017/2018 academic year for CSEA, PEF, PBANYS, NYSCOPBA, M/C, and UUP Professional employees. If you have any questions, please stop by our office or call us at x2509.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2017 – LABOR DAYThis is an official state holiday. The College will be closed with the exception of those employees required to maintain essential services.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2017 – COLUMBUS DAY

This is an official state holiday. The College will be closed with the exception of those employees required to maintain essential services.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2017 – ELECTION DAY

For CSEA, PEF, and M/C employees this has been designated as a floating holiday. CSEA, PEF and M/C classified employees will have a floating holiday added to their timesheets. For M/C professional employees a floating holiday will be added to their November accruals. For UUP Professional, PBANYS and NYSCOPBA employees, this is a regular state holiday and since classes are in session, supervisory discretion should be used to determine which employees are required to work to conduct business.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2017 – VETERAN’S DAY

This is an official state holiday. As this holiday falls on a Saturday, CSEA, PEF, and M/C classified employees will have a holiday compensation day added to their timesheets. UUP and M/C professional employees will have a worked holiday added to their November accruals. For PBANYS and NYSCOPBA employees, this is a regular state holiday.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2017 – THANKSGIVING DAY

This is an official state holiday. The College will be closed with the exception of those employees required to maintain essential services.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2017 – DAY AFTER THANKSGIVING

The College has adopted a policy encouraging liberal leave on this day. For UUP Professional employees, the President has designated a floating holiday (Lincoln’s Birthday – February 13, 2017) to be used in exchange for this day off. All other employees are encouraged to take the day off and charge appropriate accruals (vacation, personal, holiday, or compensatory). If an employee wishes to work, they should speak with their supervisor, who will in turn contact Human Resources to determine a work location.

 MONDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2017 – CHRISTMAS DAY

This is an official state holiday. The College will be closed with the exception of those employees required to maintain essential services.

MONDAY, JANUARY 1, 2018 – NEW YEAR’S DAY

This is an official state holiday. The College will be closed with the exception of those employees required to maintain essential services.

MONDAY, JANUARY 15, 2018 – MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY

This is an official state holiday. New student orientation will be taking place; therefore, supervisory discretion should be used to determine which employees may be required to work to conduct necessary business.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2018 – LINCOLN’S BIRTHDAY

For CSEA, PEF, and M/C employees this is a floating holiday. CSEA, PEF and M/C classified employees will have a floating holiday added to their timesheets. For M/C professional employees a floating holiday will be added to their February accruals. For PBANYS and NYSCOPBA employees, this is a regular state holiday. For UUP Professional employees, this floating holiday has been designated by the President to be used as the day after Thanksgiving, November 23, 2018. As classes are in session, supervisory discretion should be used to determine which employees are required to work to conduct business.

 MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2018 – WASHINGTON’S BIRTHDAY (OBSERVED)

 This is an official state holiday. Classes will be in session; therefore, supervisory discretion should be used to determine which employees may be required to work to conduct necessary business.

MONDAY, MAY 28, 2018 – MEMORIAL DAY

This is an official state holiday. The College will be closed with the exception of those employees required to maintain essential services.