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Holiday & Energy Leave Schedule

2022 Holiday Schedule

Classes are recessed and all TCNJ offices are closed on the following Holidays for 2022.

HOLIDAY DATE OBSERVED
Martin Luther King Day January 17
Memorial Day May 30
Juneteenth June 17
Independence Day July 4
Labor Day September 5
Thanksgiving November 24
Friday after Thanksgiving November 25
Christmas December 26

Please note, the campus will be closed the day before Thanksgiving, November 23rd, 2022:

  • Employees who have already arranged the 23rd as a vacation day may reverse their request in the Cloud system online. Employees whose duties require them to work on the 23rd will be permitted to take another day off without using accrued time. This day must be pre-approved by the employee’s supervisor and must be taken before the end of the 2022 calendar year.

Energy Savings Program

The Energy Savings Program is one of the most appreciated and valued benefits available to TCNJ staff. The program enables TCNJ to reduce energy costs by closing campus on certain Fridays during the academic summer months and during the last week of December.

For every full “Energy Holidayworkday worked, eligible employees accrue 1.5 times their regularly scheduled work hours which are applied to nine Energy Days used over designated dates. Below are the holidays in 2022 you are required to work in order to earn Energy Days. In the event you do not work on one of the “Energy Holidays” below, please ensure you communicate this with your supervisor.

ENERGY HOLIDAYS DATE OBSERVED
Lincoln’s Birthday February 11
President’s Day February 21
Good Friday April 15
Indigenous People Day October 10
Election Day November 8
Veteran’s Day November 11

 

For the 2022 Energy Days – Below are the dates you will have off in 2022 if you work a full work day on the “Energy Holidayslisted above.

Summer Fridays Winter Break
May 27 December 23
June 10 December 27
June 24 December 28
July 1 December 29
December 30

Summer Fridays: Offices Closed Fridays

On designated days in late May through early July, employees enjoy a four day workweek (regular hours) with Friday as a day off.

Summer Fridays: Extended Four-Day Workweek

During the later part of the academic summer, employees will work an extended schedule Monday through Thursday, and will have off on Fridays. An extended day would typically be eight hours and forty-five minutes for employees on a 35 hour per week work schedule, and ten hours per day for employees on a 40 hour per week work schedule.

Beginning the second week of July, through the second week in August, employees work an extended four day workweek with Friday as a day off as per the schedule below.

Summer Extended Four Day Workweek

–Fridays off–

July 15
July 22
July 29
August 5
August 12

Questions about the 2022 holiday and energy leave schedules should be directed to hr@tcnj.edu.

For a printable version of the 2022 schedule, click here: Printable 2022 Holiday and Energy Leave Schedule

Winter Break: Offices Closed

Five accrued energy leave days shall be applied to the winter break as listed above. Offices will be closed over this time.

Note: See TCNJ Energy Savings Policy for supporting details of this Program.

2023 Holiday Schedule

2023 Holiday Schedule

Classes are recessed and all TCNJ offices are closed on the following Holidays for 2023.

HOLIDAY DATE OBSERVED
New Years Day January 2, 2023
Martin Luther King Day January 16, 2023
Memorial Day May 29, 2023
Juneteenth June 19, 2023
Independence Day July 4, 2023
Labor Day September 4, 2023
Thanksgiving November 23, 2023
Friday after Thanksgiving November 24, 2023
Christmas December 25, 2023

Energy Savings Program

The Energy Savings Program is one of the most appreciated and valued benefits available to TCNJ staff. The program enables TCNJ to reduce energy costs by closing campus on certain Fridays during the academic summer months and during the last week of December.

For every full “Energy Holidayworkday worked, eligible employees accrue 1.5 times their regularly scheduled work hours which are applied to nine Energy Days used over designated dates. Below are the holidays in 2023 you are required to work in order to earn Energy Days.

For any Energy Holidays Worked, if you have worked this day no action is required. If you have not worked on a designated day listed below you are required to request this day off in Oracle Cloud – Absences as “Energy Day Not Worked”. This request should occur prior to your requested day. Your supervisor would approve this request and your hours would be adjusted and reflected in Oracle Cloud – Absences

ENERGY HOLIDAYS WORKED DATE OBSERVED
Lincoln’s Birthday February 13, 2023
President’s Day February 20, 2023
Good Friday April 7, 2023
Indigenous People Day October 9, 2023
Election Day November 7, 2023
Veteran’s Day November 10, 2023

 

Summer Fridays Winter Break
May 26, 2023 December 22, 2023
June 9, 2023 December 26, 2023
June 16, 2023 December 27, 2023
June 30, 2023 December 28, 2023
December 29, 2023

Winter Break

Five accrued energy leave days shall be applied to the winter break as listed above. Offices will be closed over this time.

Note: See TCNJ Energy Savings Policy for supporting details of this Program.

Summer Fridays: Offices Closed Fridays

Beginning the last Friday in May, through the last week of June, employees enjoy a four-day workweek (regular hours) with Friday as a day off. These Fridays off are considered Energy Leave Days and are part of the Energy Savings Program.

Summer Extended Four Day Workweek

To have off the remaining Fridays in the summer, after the Energy Leaves Program finishes on the last Friday in June, employees will work an extended schedule Monday through Thursday. Employees who work extended hours Monday through Thursday will have off on Fridays for the remainder of the academic summer. Please see below for actual dates.

Note: An extended day would typically be eight hours and forty-five minutes for employees on a 35 hour per week work schedule, and ten hours per day for employees on a 40 hour per week work schedule.

Beginning the second week of July, through the second week in August, employees work an extended four day workweek with Friday as a day off as per the schedule below.

Summer Extended Four Day Workweek

–Fridays off–

July 14, 2023
July 21, 2023
July 28, 2023
August 4, 2023
August 11, 2023

For a printable version of the 2023 schedule, click here: 2023 Holiday & Energy Leave Schedule

Contact

Human Resources
Administrative Services Building, Room 101
The College of New Jersey
P.O. Box 7718
2000 Pennington Rd.
Ewing, NJ 08628

609.771.2282
hr@tcnj.edu
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