University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

About HR
grey_bot-160x8Department of Human Resources

Office Hours:
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

Observance of 2014 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 2014 holidays:
New Year's Day Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Monday, January 20, 2014
Memorial Day Monday, May 26, 2014
Independence Day Friday, July 4, 2014
Labor Day Monday, September 1, 2014
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 27, 2014
Christmas Eve Day Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Christmas Day Thursday, December 25, 2014
New Year's Eve Day Wednesday, December 31, 2014

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.