• Hartwick students working on a project in class.
  • Hartwick students studying rock formations
  • Hartwick students giving a presentation in front of the class.
  • Professor discussed Botany with a Student.


The College observes nine paid scheduled holidays each year. When a scheduled holiday falls on Saturday, the Friday before is observed. If a scheduled holiday falls on a Sunday, the Monday following is observed. The faculty observes the same holidays as the students.  

2013-14 Holidays

Following is a list of the holidays the College will be observing during the 2013-14 year:

In observance of Independence Day, offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2013.

Certain offices will be open on Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2013 to meet the needs of the First-Year Students who will be on campus. Staffing will be at the discretion of the supervisor. Employees working on Labor Day will be allowed a "floating holiday" to be taken at a later date with the supervisor's approval.

In observance of Thanksgiving, offices will be closed at Noon on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 and will remain closed all day Thursday and Friday, November 28 and 29, 2013.

Offices will be closed on Tuesday, December 24, Wednesday, December 25, and at Noon on Tuesday, December 31, 2013. The College will also be closed on Wednesday, January 1, 2014.

In observance of Memorial Day, offices will be closed on Monday, May 26, 2014.