Holidays & Special Dates


Please see the holiday and special dates schedule below for UMGC Europe headquarters staff. For closure dates at the education center, please contact your local program coordinator.

Year 2020

New Year's Day1 January
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day20 January
Presidents' Day17 February
Memorial Day25 May
Independence Day Observed3 July
Labor Day7 September
Columbus Day
(Indigenous Peoples Day​)
12 October
Veterans Day 11 November
Thanksgiving Day26 November (Some locations may also observe the holiday on 27 November)
Christmas Day25 December
Winter BreakHeadquarters offices will be closed beginning Monday, 28 December until Friday, 1 January 2021. Offices will reopen on Monday, 4 January 2021.

See the Academic Year Calendar.