University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

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About HR
grey_bot-160x8Department of Human Resources

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday
7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Office Location:
Engelmann, Room 125
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Contact HR:
Phone: 414-229-4463
Fax: 414-229-4102
hr-contact@uwm.edu

Observance of 2012 Legal Holidays
When legal holidays fall on a Sunday, state offices are closed the Monday following the holiday. When legal holidays fall on a Saturday, the hours may be anticipated prior to the holiday or deferred for use later in the calendar year for classified employees, or the fiscal year for unclassified employees. When consecutive holidays fall on a Sunday and a Monday, the Sunday holiday may be anticipated. Please ensure that your timekeepers and all employees are aware of this information.

Following are the days that State offices will be closed in observance of 2012 holidays:
New Year's Day Sunday, January 1, 2012 (Observed on Monday, January 2, 2012)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Monday, January 16, 2012
Memorial Day Monday, May 28, 2012
Independence Day Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Labor Day Monday, September 3, 2012
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 22, 2012
Christmas Eve Day Monday, December 24, 2012
Christmas Day Tuesday, December 25, 2012
New Year's Eve Day Monday, December 31, 2012

Loss of holiday pay will occur if an employee is on leave without pay during the last scheduled work day before and the first scheduled work day after a legal holiday(s). Employees are not paid for holidays that occur while on leave without pay. Leave benefits are authorized by federal regulations, state statutes, University of Wisconsin guidelines or collective bargaining agreements.