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Statutory holidays & Summer Fridays

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Statutory holidays | Holiday Break | Summer Fridays

The statutory holiday schedules posted to this page apply to non-academic, non-unionized administrative staff in positions classified as "M" and in positions excluded from other bargaining units.

Unionized staff in other bargaining units should check their respective collective agreements for schedules.

Statutory holidays (2021)

Good Friday  

Friday, April 2

Easter Monday

Monday, April 5

Victoria Day (Fête de Dollard)

Monday, May 24

La Fête Nationale

Thursday, June 24

Canada Day

Thursday, July 1

Labour Day

Monday, September 6


Monday, October 11

Holiday Break 2021-2022

During the Christmas period, the paid holidays will be from Friday, December 24, 2021 to Friday, December 31, 2021, inclusive.  The 10th Summer Friday will be December 23, 2021

Summer Fridays

The conditions covering the summer Fridays are as follows:

  1. Where the work of the department requires the attendance of some staff on that day, the summer Friday should be rescheduled, preferably to the following Monday.
  2. When a staff member takes vacation during the summer schedule, any Friday that falls into the vacation period will not count as a "vacation" day.
  3. When it is necessary for a staff member to work on a summer Friday morning, compensating time off or overtime pay on a straight time basis should be arranged. When it is necessary to work on a summer Friday afternoon, compensating time off on a straight time basis, or overtime payed on a time-and-one-half basis should be granted. 


2021 Summer Fridays:

June 25 July 2 July 9 July 16 July 23
July 30 August 6 August 13 August 20 December 23

2022 Summer Fridays:

June 27 July 4 July 8 July 15 July 22
July 29 August 5 August 12 August 19 December 23

2023 Summer Fridays:

June 22 June 29 July 7 July 14 July 21
July 28 August 4 August 11 August 18 January 2


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