This policy applies to benefit eligible full-time and part-time employees of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI). Temporary employees and part-time employees, who work less than 20 hours per week, will not receive holiday pay. Faculty, Scientific Staff, Postdoctoral Fellows & Associates and Graduate Students are not covered under this policy.

TSRI observes 12 holidays per calendar year for which eligible employees receive pay. Human Resources will determine which of the holidays will be scheduled and which, if any, will be designated as floating holidays. Human Resources will distribute a listing of these holidays annually.


2019 Holiday Schedule:

Date Holiday Day of the week
January 1 New Year's Day Tuesday
February 18 President's Day Monday
May 27 Memorial Day Monday
July 4 & 5 Independence Day Thursday & Friday
September 2 Labor Day Monday
November 28 & 29 Thanksgiving Day & Day After Thursday & Friday
December 23, 24 & 25 Christmas Holidays Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
December 31 New Year's Eve Day Tuesday

Note: With July 5th and December 23rd being designated holidays, there will be no floating holidays in 2019.