Northern Kentucky University observes the following holidays by the closing of all departments and offices except where continuous service is essential, in accordance with Northern Kentucky University Policy:
Martin Luther King Day Monday, January 20, 2014
Memorial Day Monday, May 26, 2014
Independence Day Friday, July 4, 2014
Labor Day Monday, September 1, 2014
Thanksgiving Thursday, November 27, 2014 & Friday, November 28, 2014
Holiday Break* Thursday, December 25, 2014 returning Friday, January 2, 2015
* To accommodate Winter Sessions some offices will remain open, with limited staff, during the holiday break.
Policy F.2.7 of the Personnel Policy and Procedure Manual will be administered for those individuals required to work during the Holiday Break.
The employee shall either be credited with equivalent compensatory time off, on an hour for hour basis, or be paid an additional amount, at the straight-time rate, for the hours worked. The decision to allow compensatory time off or make additional payment is reserved to the Director or Chair, giving consideration to staffing needs and budgetary constraints.
Please use the Holiday form (Holiday Hours Worked Form) to communicate holiday hours worked by staff employees. The employee will see the holiday hours worked as additional vacation hours on their paycheck stub.
Thank you for your continued dedicated service to the University. I wish you and your family a very happy and healthy new year.
Geoffrey S. Mearns
Northern Kentucky University
800 Lucas Administrative Center
Highland Heights, KY 41099