Official Holidays for 2019
|New Year's Day||Tuesday, January 1|
|Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day||Monday, January 21|
|Lincoln's Birthday (a)||Tuesday, February 12|
|Washington's Birthday||Monday, February 18 (observed)|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 27|
|Independence Day||Thursday, July 4|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 2|
|Columbus Day||Monday, October 14|
|Election Day (b)||Tuesday, November 5|
|Veteran’s Day||Monday, November 11|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday, November 28|
|Christmas Day||Wednesday, December 25|
Boldface signifies dates that classes are suspended, and it is a non-working day for employees not performing essential functions.
(a) The State has designated Lincoln's Birthday as a floating holiday in 2019 for State employees in certain bargaining units.
(b) UUP employees will observe this floating holiday on Friday, November 29, 2019. Employees represented by PBA of New York State and NYSCOPBA will observe Election Day as a regular holiday on November 5, 2019.
This calendar will be updated to reflect floating holidays for the fiscal year once they have been designated. This calendar does not modify provisions of negotiated agreements or the Civil Service Commission’s Attendance Rules on the subject of holidays.