UW holiday calendar
Below are this year’s dates for the UW’s ten scheduled holidays. Looking for dates further in the future? Check UW’s Academic Calendar.
If a holiday falls on a Saturday, it is observed the preceding Friday. If it falls on a Sunday, it is observed the following Monday. (This day change does not apply to medical center classified employees who work schedules that normally include holidays as part of 24 hours a day, seven days a week staffing.)
2017 holiday schedule
|Holiday||Date observed||Day of week|
|New Year’s Day||1/2/17 *||Monday|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||1/16/17||Monday|
|Day after Thanksgiving||11/24/17||Friday|
*New Year’s Day is observed 1/2/2017.
**Veterans Day is observed 11/10/2017.
Visit holidays for more information about the UW’s holiday and holiday credit policy.