The campus is closed on the holiday itself with the exception of the Health Education Center when the holiday falls on a Monday. The HEC will be open that day for study from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Monday Holidays (HEC open, Pomona Campus)
January – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (3rd Monday of the month)
February – Presidents Day (3rd Monday of the month)
May- Memorial Day (last Monday of the month)
September- Labor Day (1st Monday of the month)
October – Columbus Day (2nd Monday of the month)
Please note: The only exceptions to this rule is if there is an extensive exam/final scheduled for the following day, therefore HEC will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., all 3 days. Other large buildings may also be opened; this will be cleared through Facilities.
Other Holidays (Entire Campus closed)
January – New Year’s Day (January 1)
July – Independence Day (July 4)
December – Christmas Day (December 25)
November – Thanksgiving Weekend (4th Thursday and Friday)
All buildings on campus will be closed for all 4 days, includes Saturday and Sunday.
The announcement for Winter Break is typically given in September of each year. This break is for two weeks beginning just before Christmas in December (there are times where it will extend into the first week of January of the New Year).
During these times, only persons with lobby keys and alarm codes have access to specific buildings. Security must be notified in advance who will be entering a building, estimated time they will be coming and leaving.
Exceptions: The Patient Care Center and Pet Health Center have an alternative patient care schedules that are announced each year in early December (Pomona Campus).