Front Page

In This Issue

Compass Features

Job Opps



October at PENN



Almanac Homepage

Compass Homepage

Staff Box

Recognized Holidays for FY1998

The following remaining holidays will be observed by the University in this fiscal year (July 1, 1997 through June 30, 1998) on the dates listed below:

  • Thanksgiving: Thursday and Friday, November 27, 28, 1997
  • Christmas Day: Thursday, December 25, 1997
  • New Year's Day: Thursday, January 1, 1998
  • Memorial Day: Monday, May 25, 1998

The special winter vacation granted to faculty and staff between Christmas and New Year's Day will be December 26, 29, 30, 31, 1997. If an employee is required to be on duty to continue departmental operations for part or all of this period, the special vacation can be rescheduled for some other time.

Staff members who are absent from work either the work day before a holiday, the work day after a holiday, or both days, will receive holiday pay if that absence is charged to pre-approved paid time off or to sick days substantiated by a written note from the staff member's health care provider.

Vacations and holidays for Hospital employees or those employees in collective bargaining units are governed by the terms of Hospital policy or their respective collective bargaining agreements.

- Division of Human Resources

Return to:Almanac, University of Pennsylvania, September 30, 1997, Volume 44, Number 6