502 Holidays

Georgia State University observes the following 12 official paid holidays each year. An exact schedule of these holidays is published each year by the university administration, but generally comprises:

Faculty with fiscal-year appointments are eligible for holiday time off as long as they are in a paid status the day before and/or the day after the holiday. Terminating or retiring faculty members may not be paid for holidays occurring after their last day of work. Faculty with academic-year appointments are eligible for holidays that fall within a designated academic session during which they are teaching or conducting compensated research.