Stephen F. Austin State University

Holiday Schedule

Fourteen holidays are allowed by the state for 2021-2022. The following schedule will allow SFA to be closed for three working days at Thanksgiving, seven working days during Christmas, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, five working days during spring break, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, and Independence Day, which totals nineteen days.

Employees will be required to take one day of paid leave on November 24, two days of paid leave on December 30-31, and two days of paid leave on March 10-11.

The following are the holidays to be observed by SFA during FY2022:

November 24-26 Thanksgiving Break (November 24 paid leave day)
December 23-31 Christmas Break (December 30-31 paid leave days)
January 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
March 7-11 Spring Break (March 10-11 paid leave days)
May 30 Memorial Day
June 20 Juneteenth
July 4 Independence Day

* Employees may observe Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Cesar Chavez Day, and/or Good Friday in lieu of any one or more of the holidays on the university schedule. Employees wishing to substitute holidays should make arrangements with their supervisor for making up lost time.