Holiday Closures
January 1, 2018 to January 1, 2019

Holiday

Date Observed

New Year’s Day Monday, January 1, 2018
Louis Riel Day Monday, February 19
Good Friday Friday, March 30
Victoria Day Monday, May 21
Canada Day Monday, July 2
Terry Fox Day Monday, August 6
Labour Day Monday, September 3
Thanksgiving Day Monday, October 8
Remembrance Day Monday, November 12
Christmas - New Year's Break    Monday, December 24 to January 2, 2018 (last working day is Dec. 21; university re-opens Jan. 3) 

Closure Calendar 2018-19

* NOTE: Friday, December 28, 2018, Monday, December 31, 2018 and January 2, 2019 are considered paid “Vacation Entitlement” days that the University provides to eligible employees. Some employees may have these days rescheduled by their departments given appropriate notice. Your HR Consultant should be contacted in cases where these days are to be rescheduled.

Eligibility for Christmas & New Year's Break (2018/2019)

Compensation Group 2 x ½ days before Christmas & New Year’s Christmas & New Year’s Boxing Day Floating Holiday Vacation Entitlement Days Total Days Paid
AESES, CUPE 1482 1 day 2 days 1 day 1 day 3 days 8 days
CUPE 3909 (Sessionals) * n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a see note below
CUPE 3909 (Librarians, Counsellors, Music Teachers) 1 day 2 days  1 day 1 day n/a 5 days
CUPE 3909 (Students) n/a 2 days n/a n/a n/a 2 days
EMAPS & Medical/Dental Practitioners 1 day 2 days 1 day 1 day 3 days 8 days
Other Academics, Research Associates, Post-Doc Fellows 1 day 2 days 1 day 1 day 3 days 8 days
UMFA 1 day 2 days 1 day 1 day 3 days 8 days
UNIFOR 1 day 2 days 1 day 1 day 3 days 8 days


 * CUPE 3909 (Sessionals): stat holiday pay is included in sessional stipend