Section 413 Administrative Holidays and Administrative Leaves

Effective: 12/88
Last Revised: 11/16/98
Responsible Office: Human Resources

Policy Statement:

The Board of Trustees delegates to the Chancellor authority to determine when it is appropriate to close the University System for a day or occasions such as a national day of mourning or other observance. Closing of the University System by the Chancellor is designated an administrative holiday.

The Board of Trustees delegates to the Presidents authority to declare administrative leave for situations such as inclement weather or local emergencies. Administrative leave may be declared by the President and will apply only to the individual institution.


The Chancellor and each President shall establish procedures for making decisions under this policy and for communicating such decisions. Policies regarding employee pay and scheduling are contained in collective bargaining agreements and employee handbooks.