UB Holiday Calendar

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The holiday calendar includes the holidays officially observed by all UB employees (paid by the state, Research Foundation or UB Foundation).

Holiday Schedule

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Date Day Occasion Office Status
1-Jan Tuesday New Year's Day Observed All Offices Closed
21-Jan Monday Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day All Offices Closed
12-Feb Tuesday Lincoln's Birthday Observed All Offices Open
18-Feb Monday Washington's Birthday Observed All Offices Open
27-May Monday Memorial Day All Offices Closed
4-Jul Thursday Independence Day All Offices Closed
2-Sep Monday Labor Day All Offices Closed
14-Oct Monday Columbus Day All Offices Open
5-Nov Tuesday Election Day All Offices Open
11-Nov Monday Veteran's Day All Offices Open
28-Nov Thursday Thanksgiving All Offices Closed
29-Nov Friday Day After Thanksgiving All Offices Closed
25-Dec Wednesday Christmas Day All Offices Closed

Updated: March 19, 2019

Guidance for Employees

January

1/1 New Year's Day

1/21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
 

StateSee the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

February

2/12 Lincoln's Birthday Observed

2/18 Washington's Birthday Observed
 

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

March

No holidays observed.

April

No holidays observed.

May

5/27 Memorial Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

June

No holidays observed.

July

7/4 Independence Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

August

No holidays observed.

September

9/2 Labor Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

October

10/14 Columbus Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

November

11/5 Election Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

 

11/11 Veteran's Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

 

11/28 Thanksgiving Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

 

11/29 Day After Thanksgiving

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — (Thanksgiving Friday) is not a holiday. Although the university is officially open, only essential services will be maintained. Employees who do not work should charge the day to available leave credits (excluding sick leave) or take leave without pay.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.

December

12/25 Christmas Day

State — See the 2019 Calendar of Legal Holidays for State Employees.
RF — Employees required to work on a holiday will receive holiday leave credit. Time off should be scheduled when convenient for the employee and supervisor. No employee may receive holiday leave credit in excess of hours normally worked.
UBF — Holiday compensation determined by employee’s department.