Holiday Schedule

The below alternative holiday schedule includes holidays observed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and additional days as granted by the Governor. These holidays are listed on the days in which Radford University observes them.  

2022 Alternate Holiday Schedule

January 17 (Monday)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day | 8 Hours

May 30 (Monday)

Memorial Day | 8 Hours

July 4 (Monday) 

Independence Day | 8 Hours 

September 5 (Monday)

Labor Day | 8 Hours | University Open (All Day)

November 8 (Tuesday)

Election Day | 4 Hours | University Open (All Day)

November 23 (Wednesday)

Additional Holiday Time | 8 Hours (includes 4 hours from Election Day)

November 24 (Thursday)

Thanksgiving | 8 Hours

November 25 (Friday)

Day After Thanksgiving | 8 Hours

December 23 (Friday) 

Additional Holiday Time | 8 Hours

December 26 (Monday)

Christmas (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 27 (Tuesday) 

Alternate Holiday | George Washington Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 28 (Wednesday)

Alternate Holiday | Juneteenth (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 29 (Thursday)

Alternate Holiday | Columbus Day/Yorktown Victory Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 30 (Friday)

Alternate Holiday | Veterans Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

January 2, 2023 (Monday)

2023 New Year's Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

Previous Year

2021 Alternate Holiday Schedule

January 1 (Friday) 2021

2021 New Year's Day | 8 Hours

January 18 (Monday) 2021

Martin Luther King Jr. Day | 8 Hours

May 28 (Friday) 2021

Authorized Closing | Employee Appreciation Day | 8 Hours

May 31 (Monday) 2021

Memorial Day | 8 Hours

July 5 (Monday) 2021

Independence Day (Observed) | 8 Hours 

September 6 (Monday) 2021

Labor Day | 8 Hours | University Open (All Day)

November 2 (Tuesday) 2021

Election Day | 4 Hours | University Open (All Day)

November 24 (Wednesday) 2021

Day Before Thanksgiving | 8 Hours (includes 4 hours from Election Day)

November 25 (Thursday) 2021

Thanksgiving | 8 Hours

November 26 (Friday) 2021

Day After Thanksgiving | 8 Hours

December 22 (Wednesday) 2021

Authorized Closing | 8 Hours

December 23 (Thursday) 2021

Additional Holiday Time | 8 Hours

December 24 (Friday) 2021

Christmas (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 27 (Monday) 2021

Alternate Holiday | President's Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 28 (Tuesday) 2021

Alternate Holiday | Juneteenth (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 29 (Wednesday) 2021

Alternate Holiday | Columbus/Yorktown Victory Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 30 (Thursday) 2021

Alternate Holiday | Veterans Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

December 31 (Friday) 2021

2022 New Year's Day (Observed) | 8 Hours

 

To be eligible for paid holiday leave, employees must work or be on paid leave the day before and the day after the holiday. Classified Staff and Administrative and Professional Faculty who are required to work on a scheduled holiday will receive hour-for-hour compensatory time for hours worked. Questions? Contact the Benefits Department.  

 

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Last Updated: January 4, 2022