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2018 Holiday Schedule

The Department of Administration has designated 13 Legal Holidays to be observed by employees of the State of South Carolina in calendar year 2018. As you know, colleges and universities may set their own holiday schedules as long as they do not exceed the number of holidays awarded to other State employees. The following are recommended as the 13 holidays to be observed by SC State University employees for 2018.


Observed on This Day

New Year’s Day

Monday, January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 15

Memorial Day

Monday, May 28

Independence Day

Wednesday, July 4

Labor Day

Monday, September 3

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 22

Day After Thanksgiving

Friday, November 23

December Holiday

Monday, December 24

Christmas Holiday

Tuesday, December 25

December Holiday

Wednesday, December 26

December Holiday

Thursday, December 27

December Holiday

Friday, December 28

December Holiday

Monday, December 31

If you have any questions regarding the holiday schedule, please contact the University’s Office of Human Resource Management at 803/536-7047.