Lehigh provides staff members with 12 paid holidays each fiscal year. The following are the staff holidays typically scheduled by the University:

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Additional scheduled staff holidays are identified each spring when the annual staff holiday schedule is announced. Remaining holidays are designated as "floating holidays" that may be taken on any day during the fiscal year that is mutually agreeable to the staff member and supervisor.

To view holiday schedules:

Faculty holidays are determined by the academic calendar.

Holidays for Centennial School Exempt Staff are defined by the Centennial School calendar.

For additional information, see Holidays Policy.


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