2018 Official State Holidays
|New Year's Day (Observed)||Monday, January 1|
|Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day||Monday, January 15|
|Lincoln's Birthday (Observed) 1||Monday, February 12|
|Washington's Birthday (Observed)||Monday, February 19|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 28|
|Independence Day||Wednesday, July 4|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 3|
|Columbus Day||Monday, October 8|
|Election Day 2||Tuesday, November 6|
|Veterans' Day (Observed)||Monday, November 12|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday, November 22|
|Christmas Day (Observed)||Tuesday, December 25|
Boldface signifies College will be officially closed.
Holidays that fall on a Sunday are observed on the following Monday. Holidays that fall on a Saturday, employees are given 1 extra day of holiday leave.
1 The State has designated Lincoln’s Birthday as a “floating holiday” for CSEA and M/C employees. Employees represented by PBA of New York State will observe Lincoln’s Birthday as a regular holiday on February 12, 2017. UUP employees received the day after Thanksgiving (Friday, November 23, 2018) in lieu of this day.
2 Election Day is a “floating holiday” for UUP, CSEA, and M/C employees. Employees represented by PBA of New York State will observe Election Day as a regular holiday.