Last Revised: April 2012
The holiday schedule for faculty is established by the Legislature (NAC 284.255).
Full-time "A" contract faculty (administrative academic) who work a regular Monday through Friday schedule are entitled to the holiday as listed below.
Holidays are observed (non-contract days) for academic "B" faculty. Holidays are not included in the number of contract days per semester.
"A" contract faculty who work an alternative or part-time schedule are entitled to the holiday when it falls on their normally scheduled work-day. If the holiday falls on a scheduled day off, the faculty member is not entitled to additional holiday time off.
The following are legal holidays per State of Nevada Statute:
|January 1||New Year's Day|
|Third Monday in January||Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday|
|Third Monday in February||Presidents' Day|
|Last Monday in May||Memorial Day|
|July 4||Independence Day|
|First Monday in September||Labor Day|
|Last Friday in October||Nevada Day|
|November 11||Veterans' Day|
|Fourth Thursday in November||Thanksgiving Day|
|Fourth Friday in November||Family Day|
|December 25||Christmas Day|