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 2013 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 2013 holidays:
New Year's Day Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Monday, January 21, 2013
Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2013
Independence Day Thursday, July 4, 2013
Labor Day Monday, September 2, 2013
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 28, 2013
Christmas Eve Day Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25, 2013
New Year's Eve Day Tuesday, December 31, 2013

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.