Section 1. GAs shall not be required to work on the following holidays when the holidays occur during the term of their appointment, except as provided in Section 3 of this Article.

New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

Section 2. The University recognizes that there are religious holidays that are not currently University holidays. The University shall make every good faith effort to accommodate a GA who wishes to observe recognized religious holidays.

Section 3. Any GA required by the University to work on a holiday may arrange an alternative day off with their supervisor for a mutually agreeable alternative within the same semester.