UAB Designated Holidays

Regular full-time employees in Workgroups A and F (Faculty) receive nine designated holidays and three personal holidays in 2023. 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 2022, 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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2023 Designated Holidays

Friday, December 30, 2022 & Monday, January 2, 2023
(2) New Year's Holiday
Monday, January 16, 2023   (1) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, May 29, 2023   (1) Memorial Day
Monday, June 19, 2023   (1) Juneteenth
Tuesday, July 4, 2023   (1) Independence Day
Monday, September 4, 2023   (1) Labor Day
Thursday-Friday, November 23-24, 2023   (2) Thanksgiving Holidays
Monday-Tuesday, December 25-26, 2023**   (2) Christmas Holiday
Monday-Tuesday, January 1-2, 2024**   (2) New Year's Holiday

**Employees will receive extra holidays on December 26 and January 2 for the 2023 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.