Paid Holidays

Campbell University recognizes the following holidays as paid holidays for employees:

Holidays # of days
New Year 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day 1
Easter Friday 1
Memorial Day 1
Independence Day 1
Labor Day 1
Thanksgiving 2
Christmas varies

2019 Holidays

Specific dates for holidays are published at the beginning of each year.

  • New Year’s Day – Tuesday, January 1
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Monday, January 21
  • Easter – Good Friday, April 19
  • Memorial Day – Monday, May 27
  • Independence Day – Thursday, July 4
  • Labor Day – Monday, September 2
  • Thanksgiving – Thursday and Friday, November 28 & 29
  • Christmas – Monday – Friday, December 23 – 31

2020 Holidays

  • New Year’s Day – Wednesday, January 1
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Monday, January 20
  • Easter – Good Friday, April 10
  • Memorial Day – Monday, May 25
  • Independence Day (observed) – Friday, July 3
  • Labor Day – Monday, September 7
  • Thanksgiving – Thursday and Friday, November 26 & 27
  • Christmas – Wednesday , December 23 – Thursday, December 31
  • New Year’s Day – Friday, January 1, 2021

Hourly employees are paid at regular time if the employee works a full shift the day before and the day immediately following the holiday or if the holiday falls within a vacation or sick period. Any employee on unpaid leave will not get holiday leave pay. All full-time employees, including employees still on probation and temporary, full-time employees, are eligible to receive holiday pay if they meet the above requirements.

Extended campuses will observe the federal holiday schedule specified by their respective host installation as paid holidays.