UAB Designated Holidays


Regular full-time employees receive eight designated holidays and three personal holidays this year.

Due to special requirements, the holiday policy for regular full-time employees of UAB Hospital and UAB Police Department receive 11 personal holidays, instead of the eight designated and three personal holidays. Part-time employees accrue holidays on a prorated basis. These holidays may be scheduled at any time during the year with the supervisor's approval.

2018 Designated Holidays

Monday, January 1, 2018   (1) New Year's Day (observed)
Monday, January 15, 2018   (1) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, May 28, 2018   (1) Memorial Day
Wednesday, July 4, 2018   (1) Fourth of July
Monday, September 3, 2018   (1) Labor Day
Thursday-Friday, November 22-23, 2018   (2) Thanksgiving Holidays
*Monday-Tuesday, December 24-25, 2018   (2) Christmas Day (observed)
*Monday-Tuesday, December 31, 2018-January 1, 2019   (2) New Year's Day (observed)

 *Two additonal days (Mondays) granted as paid holidays in addition to 8 designated holidays.
UAB Hospital and UAB Police granted two additional PH days.