Approved by the:
Action by the:
Action by the:
Floating Holidays approved by the:
University Senate - March 3, 2005
Administration - May 2, 2005
Board of Regents - no action required
Civil Service Committee - March 2004

2008-09 UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA - TWIN CITIES CALENDAR

Fall Semester 2008 (70 class days)
September 1
Monday
Labor Day holiday
September 2
Tuesday
Classes begin
November 27-28
Thurs.-Fri.
Thanksgiving holiday
December 10
Wednesday
Last day of instruction
December 11, 14
Thursday & Sunday
Study Days
December 12-13, 15-18
Fri.-Sat., Mon.-Thurs.
Final examinations
December 18
Thursday
End of the term

Spring Semester 2009 (74 class days)
January 19
Monday
MLK holiday
January 20
Tuesday
Classes begin
March 16-20
Mon.-Fri.
Spring Break
May 8
Friday
Last day of instruction
May 9-10
Sat.-Sun.
Study Days
May 11-16
Mon.-Sat.
Final examinations
May 16
Saturday
End of the term

May Session 2009 (14 class days)
May 26
Tuesday
May session begins
June 12
Friday
Last day of class

Summer Session 2009 (39 class days)
June 15
Monday
Classes begin
July 3
Friday
Independence Day holiday
August 7
Friday
8-wk summer session ends


2008-09 Holidays (Total: 11)

July 4, 2008
September 1
November 27
November 28
December 25
December 26
January 1, 2009
January 19
March 20
May 25
**(Unassigned)
Friday
Monday
Thursday
Friday
Thursday
Friday
Thursday
Monday
Friday
Monday
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Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving holiday
Floating holiday
Christmas Day
Floating holiday
New Years Day
Martin Luther King holiday
Floating holiday
Memorial Day
(One personal floating holiday)

** Applies to civil service and non-academic bargaining unit employees.

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