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Employees of all state institutions of higher learning shall observe the following legal holidays:
New Year's Day
Good Friday
Veteran's Day
Martin Luther King Day
Presidents Day
Independence Day
Thanksgiving Day
Memorial Day
Labor Day
Christmas Day

Christmas Eve -- State offices must be closed at twelve noon on December twenty-fourth, Christmas Eve day, unless it is a weekend or holiday.

The listing also includes every day appointed by the President of the United States or by the Governor of this state for a public holiday and every Sunday. (Quoted from 1-03-02, North Dakota Century Code.)

If such a holiday falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday shall be the holiday; or if the holiday falls on Sunday, the Monday following shall be the holiday.

Sponsored by: Vice President for Business Affairs
Reviewed: Winter 1996
Reviewed: Winter 2005