UAB Designated Holidays

Regular full-time employees in Workgroups A and F (Faculty) receive nine designated holidays and three personal holidays in 2022.

Due to special requirements, the holiday policy for regular full-time employees of UAB Hospital and UAB Police Department (Workgroup C) will receive 12 personal holidays, instead of the nine designated and three personal holidays. As in 2021, part-time employees will accrue holidays on a prorated basis and holidays may be scheduled at any time during the year with the supervisor's approval.

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2022 Designated Holidays

Friday, December 31, 2021
(1) New Year's Day
Monday, January 17, 2022   (1) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, May 30, 2022   (1) Memorial Day
Monday, June 20, 2022   (1) Juneteenth
Monday, July 4, 2022   (1) Independence Day
Monday, September 5, 2022   (1) Labor Day
Thursday-Friday, November 24-25, 2022   (2) Thanksgiving Holidays
Friday, December 23 & Monday, December 26, 2022**   (2) Christmas Holiday
Friday, December 30 & Monday, January 2, 2023**   (2) New Year's Holiday

**Employees will receive extra holidays on December 23 and 30 for the 2022 holiday season. Employees of UAB Hospital, UAB Police, UAB Call Center and units who receive personal holidays instead of designated ones will have two days added to their holiday banks, and they should check with their supervisors regarding staffing.