Holiday Comparison Table 2017

   

University of
Virginia

Commonwealth
of Virginia

Day/Date

Holiday

Status

Hours

Status

Hours

Monday, January 2, 2017

New Year’s Day (observed)

Closed

8

Closed

8

Friday, January 13, 2017

Lee-Jackson Day

Open

 

Closed

8

Monday, January 16, 2017

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Closed

8

Closed

8

Monday, February 20, 2017

George Washington Day

Open

 

Closed

8

Friday, March 10, 2017

Spring Break Day

Closed

8

Open

 

Monday, May 29, 2017

Memorial Day

Closed

8

Closed

8

Monday, July 3, 2017

Day Before Independence Day

Open

Closed

8

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Independence Day

Closed

8

Closed

8

Monday, September 4, 2017

Labor Day

Closed

8

Closed

8

Monday, October 9, 2017

Columbus Day

Open

 

Closed

8

Friday, November 10, 2017

Veterans Day

Open

 

Closed

8

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Day Before Thanksgiving

Closed

8

Half Day

4

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving

Closed

8

Closed

8

Friday, November 24, 2017

Day After Thanksgiving

Closed

8

Closed

8

Friday, December 22, 2017

Additional Holiday Time

Open

Half Day

4

Monday, December 25, 2017

Christmas Day

Closed

8

Closed

8

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Additional Holiday Time

Closed

8

Closed

8

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Additional Holiday Time

Closed

8

Open

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Additional Holiday Time

Closed

8

Open

Friday, December 29, 2017

New Year’s Eve (observed)

Closed

8

Open

TOTAL

112**

 

120

** Four hours of compensatory time will be awarded on Dec. 26, 2016, the start of the 2017 leave year. Four hours of compensatory time will be awarded just prior to Final Exercises to encourage employees to leave Grounds on the Friday of Final Exercises, decreasing traffic and increasing parking for attendees.