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.


2020 Holiday Schedule:

Date Holiday Day of the week
January 1 New Year's Day Wednesday
February 17 President's Day Monday
May 25 Memorial Day Monday
July 3 Independence Day Friday
September 7 Labor Day Monday
November 26 & 27 Thanksgiving Day & Day After Thursday & Friday
December 24 & 25 Christmas Holidays Thursday & Friday
December 31 New Year's Eve Day Thursday

Note: There will be two (2) floating holidays in 2020.


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Policy 1.43 Holidays