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The Spring 2023 Tuition Waiver is NOW OPEN!

This program includes Tulane's Tuition Waiver for both employees and their dependents, the Extended Tuition Waiver, and the Tuition Waiver Tax Exemption for graduate students. To learn more, visit the Tuition Waiver Program site: hr.tulane.edu/benefits/tuition-waiver

Holidays & Winter Recess

The schedule below lists the upcoming holidays and the dates on which the university is closed for business. 

Regarding the floating holiday: Benefits-eligible staff may use the floating holiday at any time during the fiscal year with supervisor approval. Unused floating holidays do not carry over to the next fiscal year.

University Holiday Schedule for 2022-2023

  1. Independence Day: Monday, July 4, 2022
  2. Labor Day: Monday, September 5, 2022
  3. Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 24, 2022
  4. Friday after Thanksgiving: Friday, November 25, 2022
  5. Christmas Eve (observed): Friday, December 23, 2022
  6. Christmas Day (observed): Monday, December 26, 2022
  7. New Year’s Eve (observed): Friday, December 30, 2022
  8. New Year’s Day (observed): Monday, January 2, 2023
  9. Martin Luther King Day: Monday, January 16, 2023
  10. Lundi Gras – Staff Appreciation Day: Monday, February 20, 2023
  11. Mardi Gras Day: Tuesday, February 21, 2023
  12. Memorial Day: Monday, May 29, 2023
  13. Floating Holiday
  14. Juneteenth: Monday, June 19, 2023

Winter Recess 2022-2023

Additional weekdays on which the university is closed for business that are not listed as a University holiday are considered "Winter Recess" and are at the discretion of the President of the University. This year, we are pleased to announce that the following days have been designated as Winter Recess for the 2022-23 academic year:  

  1. Tuesday, December 27, 2022
  2. Wednesday, December 28, 2022
  3. Thursday, December 29, 2022

For more information please refer to the staff handbook. Questions related to the holiday schedule can be directed to the Office of Human Resources & Institutional Equity at hr@tulane.edu or 504-865-4748 (HR4U).