Holidays

System Regulation 31.04.01 outlines the number of days each fiscal year is determined by the Texas Legislature, the schedule is set by the TAMUS Board of Regents. Budgeted employees who work at least 20 hours a week for at least 4.5 months are eligible for holidays. Positions for which student status is a requirement are not eligible for paid holiday leave.  Wage employees are not eligible for paid holidays and are paid only if they work on those days.

FY 2017

HSC Holidays (with the exception of the College of Dentistry):

Thanksgiving
November 24 - 25, 2016

Winter Break
December 23, 2016 - Jan. 1, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 16, 2017

Spring Break
March 16 - 17, 2017

Memorial Day
May 29, 2017

Independence Day
July 4, 2017

College of Dentistry Holidays:

Labor Day
September 5, 2016

Thanksgiving
November 24 - 25, 2016

Winter Break
December 22, 2016 - Jan. 1, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 16, 2017

Memorial Day
May 29, 2017

Independence Day
July 4, 2017

All TAMUS Holiday Schedules can be found at the Texas A&M System Holiday Calendar.

For additional information on compensation and benefits, please refer to Section 31 of System Policies and Regulations and TAMHSC Guidelines, or contact benefits@tamhsc.edu.