Procedure 2739

Legal Holidays and College Closures


The college will be closed for the following legal holidays as approved by the District Governing Board:

  • July 4th
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday)
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Memorial Day

Exempt staff will be paid for these days at their normal daily rate if the day falls within their work agreement dates. Nonexempt staff eligible for benefits will be paid for legal holidays an amount equal to the number of hours they would normally be scheduled to work on that day, if the day falls within their work agreement dates.

The President may provide for the college to be closed an additional three days (beyond the legal holidays) during the two weeks encompassing Christmas and New Year's Day.

[Based on Policy #1556 and #1549, Revised 2/19/2013]