2019 Holiday Schedule

Morehouse School of Medicine recognizes the following legal holidays to be observed by the closing of all departments and offices except where services are essential for school operations.

Holiday Date
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday Monday, January 21, 2019
Good Friday Friday, April 19, 2019
Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2019
Independence Day Thursday, July 4, 2019
Labor Day Monday, September 2, 2019
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 28, 2019
Day after Thanksgiving Friday, November 29, 2019
Christmas Holidays Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
New Year’s Holidays Tuesday, December 31, 2019 and
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Time off for essential services (i.e. Public Safety, Center of Laboratory Animal Services and clinical services) must be coordinated with managers. The Senior Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs, in collaboration with the clinical Department Chairs, will coordinate the Morehouse Healthcare medical offices’ schedules. Details regarding staffing at our clinical sites and for essential personnel during the holiday season will be provided at a later date.

If you have questions, please contact the Department of Human Resources at 404-752-1600.