Observance of Religious Holidays

2016 - 2017

Listed below are some religious holidays and the dates on which they fall during the academic year. This is not intended to be an inclusive list. View the Guidelines for Religious Accommodations.

Eid al-Adha Monday, September 12 – Tuesday, September 13
Rosh Hashanah* Sunday, October 2 – Tuesday, October 4
Yom Kippur* Tuesday, October 11 – Wednesday, October 12
Sukkot* Sunday, October 16 – Sunday, October 23
Ash Wednesday Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Good Friday Friday, April 14
Passover* Monday, April 10 – Tuesday, April 18
*These holidays begin at sundown on the evening before the published date of the holiday.