Holiday Schedule 2021-2022

All employees are entitled to these paid holidays on the day they are observed unless they are in non-pay status on the holiday or they are required to work to perform necessary services. Employees who are required to work on a holiday shall receive holiday compensation or compensatory time off. The holidays listed below are in addition to the Personal Holiday which every employee receives each January 1, and which must be used prior to December 31 of that year.

Each employee covered by a collective bargaining agreement should review the holiday article in his or her contract.  All of the CSU System contracts can be viewed at the following site:

2021-2022 CSUN Holiday Pay Calendar



Independence Day Observed

Monday, July 5, 2021

Labor Day

Monday, September 6, 2021

Veterans' Day

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 25, 2021

Admission Day Observed

Friday, November 26, 2021

Christmas Day

Friday, December 24, 2021

Lincoln's Birthday Observed

Monday, December 27, 2021

Washington's Birthday Observed

Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Indigenous Peoples' Day

Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Campus Closed

Thursday, December 30, 2021*

New Year's Day

Friday, December 31, 2022

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 17, 2022

Cesar Chavez Day

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Memorial Day

Monday, May 30, 2022

* Please note that Thursday, December 30, 2021 is not a covered holiday.  You may use vacation, Compensatory Time Off (CTO), or your Personal Holiday to cover this day.