Worcester State University
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 Legal Holiday






 New Year's Day

January 1

January 1

 Martin Luther King Day

January 21

January 20

 President Day

February 18

February 17

 Evacuation Day (Floating)

**March 17

March 17

 Patriot's Day

April 15

April 21

 Memorial Day

May 27

May 26

 Bunker Hill Day (Floating)

June 17

June 17

 Independence Day

July 4

July 4

 Labor Day

September 2

September 1

 Columbus Day

October 14

October 13

 Veteran's Day

November 11

November 11

 Thanksgiving Day

November 28

November 27

 Christmas Day

December 25

December 25

*Holiday is a Saturday.  All offices shall be open to the public on the Friday preceding the Saturday Holiday. However, as many employees as possible should be given Friday off. Employees assigned to work shall be given an additional day off as their collective bargaining agreements allow. Whenever possible the following Monday should be used as the alternative day off.

**Holiday is a Sunday. A legal holiday shall be observed the day following when said holiday shall occur on Sunday. 

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