SMU observes the following holidays each year:
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Friday After Thanksgiving
- Christmas Eve
- Christmas Day (plus one or two additional days)
- New Year’s Day
- Martin Luther King’s Birthday
- Good Friday
- Memorial Day
Extra holidays may be designated each year, and in some fiscal years, a floating holiday may be designated. A schedule of holidays is distributed each Spring for the upcoming University fiscal year (June – May).
Note: Part-time staff receive regular pay if they are scheduled to work on that holiday.
Visit the Benefits U section of the HR website for more details. You will find a link in the Helpful Links section.