Official Holidays for Auburn University Employees

Official Holidays for Auburn University Employees

Holiday Weekday(s) Observed Date(s) Observed
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (2020) Monday January 20, 2020
Memorial Day Monday May 25, 2020
Independence Day Friday July 3, 2020 (actual holiday July 4, 2020)
Labor Day Monday September 7, 2020
Thanksgiving Wednesday-Friday November 25-27, 2020
Christmas* Friday December 25, 2020
New Year's Day Friday January 1, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (2021) Monday January 18, 2021

  • In addition to the above dates for Christmas Day and New Year's Day, we will close campus on Monday, December 21, 2020, and re-open on Monday, January 4, 2021. 

  • Friday, December 18, 2020: All offices will remain open and operating until 4:45 p.m.

  • Monday, January 4, 2021: All offices will re-open and resume operations at 7:45 a.m.

Note: Temporary employees are not eligible for Holiday pay. Holiday hours are treated as hours worked under current University policy. Overtime payment during holiday periods should be processed in the same manner that overtime payment would be handled at any other time of the year. Contact Human Resources at 844-4145 or univhr@auburn.edu if you have questions about holiday compensation.

Last updated: 01/06/2020