Holidays

Employees receive 13 paid holidays and one personal holiday per year.

  • Campus is closed during a holiday.
  • The observance of Lincoln's Birthday, Admission Day, and Columbus Day is deferred until the end of the year so that California State University - Fresno can be closed the last week of December.
  • An employee is entitled to the paid holiday on the day it is observed unless the employee is on non-pay status on the holiday or is required to work to perform necessary services.
  • The holidays listed above are in addition to the Personal Holiday every employee receives on January 1 (Personal Holiday must be used by December 31).

The table below is the Holiday Schedule observed by California State University, Fresno from July 2013 through June 2014.

Holiday Schedule

Holiday
Date Observed
Independence Day
July 4
Labor Day
September 2
Veteran's Day
November 11
Thanksgiving Day
November 28
Christmas Day
December 25
Lincoln's Birthday
December 26
Admission Day
December 27
Columbus Day
December 30
New Year's Day
January 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 20
President's Day/ Washington's Birthday
February 17
Cesar Chavez Day
March 31
Memorial Day
May 26

In addition, the campus is closed on November 29 and December 31, 2013. Employees must use their personal holiday, vacation, or CTO time on these days.