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 (2019)

Good Friday  

Friday, April 19

Easter Monday

Monday, April 22

Victoria Day (Fête de Dollard)

Monday, May 20

La Fête Nationale

Monday, June 24

Canada Day

Monday, July 1

Labour Day

Monday, September 2


Monday, October 14

Holiday Break 2019-2020

During the Christmas period, the paid holidays will be from Wednesday, December 25, 2019 to Thursday, January 2, 2020, inclusive. 

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. 


2019 Summer Fridays:

June 21 June 28 July 5 July 12 July 19
July 26 August 2 August 9 August 16 January 2

2020 Summer Fridays:

June 26 July 3 July 10 July 17 July 24
July 31 August 7 August 14 August 21 December 24

2021 Summer Fridays:

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