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State Holidays

2016 State Holidays

Friday, January 1 - New Year’s Day
Monday, January 18 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, February 15 - Presidents’ Day
Thursday, March 31 - Cesar Chavez Day
Monday, May 30 - Memorial Day
Monday, July 4 - Independence Day
Monday, September 5 - Labor Day
Friday, November 11 - Veterans Day
Thursday, November 24 - Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 25 - Day after Thanksgiving
Monday, December 26 - Christmas Day (observed)*


In addition to these holidays, most employees receive one personal holiday per fiscal year.

* Sunday holiday: Observed the following Monday.

** Saturday holiday: On a Saturday holiday, you accrue holiday credit. Full-time employees accrue eight hours. Other employees accrue hours equal to their time base, up to eight hours. (If Veterans Day, November 11, falls on a Saturday, the holiday is observed the preceding Friday.)

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