Holiday Schedule

Below are the schedules for the holidays observed by Marshall University. Please note, some holidays are be observed on differing dates due to winter break.

Schedule for July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021

  • Independence Day – Friday, July 3, 2020
  • Labor Day – Monday,  September 7, 2020
  • Thanksgiving – Thursday, November 26, 2020
  • Lincoln’s Day Observed – Friday, November 27, 2020
  • Susan B. Anthony Day Observed – Wednesday, December 23, 2020
  • President’s Day Observed – Thursday, December 24, 2020
  • Christmas Day – Friday, December 25, 2020
  • West Virginia Day Observed – Monday, December 28, 2020
  • Christmas & New Year’s Eve Half Days Observed – Tuesday, December 29, 2020
  • Flag Day Observed – Wednesday, December 30, 2020
  • Veteran’s Day Observed – Thursday, December 31, 2020
  • New Year’s Day – Friday, January 1, 2021
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday – Monday, January 18, 2021
  • Memorial Day – Monday, May 31, 2021

NOTE: When Christmas Day and New Year’s Day fall on a Tuesday through Friday, these are preceded by a half-day each of holidays.  Marshall University observes these two half-days as one whole day off.   Naming of holidays is in accordance with West Virginia State Code Section 2-2-1.

Holiday Schedule (2020 – 2021)