Skip to Main Content

Policy Title: Holidays

Boise State University Policy #7210
Effective Date: July 1, 1995
Revised: November 16, 2012
January 2016

Purpose:
The purpose of this policy is to delineate recognized university holidays and their implications for The purpose of this policy is to delineate recognized university holidays and their implications for campus closures.

Additional Authority:
Idaho Code § 73-108
University Policy #7370
University Policy #7360

Responsible Party:
Human Resource Services, 426-1616


Policy

  • I. Policy Statement
  • This policy defines the official Boise State University holidays and closures.
  • II. Recognized Holidays
  • The following holidays are recognized by Boise State University and the Idaho State Board of Education.

    New Years Day (January 1)
    Martin Luther King Jr.-Idaho Human Rights Day (third Monday in January)
    President’s Day (third Monday in February)
    Memorial Day (last Monday in May)
    Independence Day (July 4)
    Labor Day (first Monday in September)
    Thanksgiving Day (fourth Thursday in November)
    In recognition of Veteran’s Day (The Day After Thanksgiving)
    Christmas Eve (December 24)
    Christmas Day (December 25)
    New Year’s Eve Day (December 31)

    In the event that a holiday falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday is recognized as a holiday. In the event that a holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday is recognized as a holiday.