A&M System Holidays

A&M System employees generally receive from 12 to 15 holidays each year. The state legislature determines the number of holidays, and the A&M System Board of Regents approves the specific days based on the recommendations of each A&M System member chief executive officer. To view your System member’s holiday schedule for fiscal year 2019, click on the appropriate link below.

Fiscal Year 2019 Holiday Schedule


System Offices
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Prairie View A&M University
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Tarleton State University
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M International University
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University
Texas A&M University Health Science Center
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University College of Dentistry
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University School of Law
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University at Galveston
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University at Qatar
Holiday Dates
Qatar National Day Dec. 18, 2018
Semester Break Dec. 24-27, 2018
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 20, 2019
Qatar National Sports Day* Feb. 12, 2019
Eid Al-Fitr (Projected) June 4-6, 2019
Eid Al-Adha (Projected) Aug. 12-14, 2019
*The State of Qatar issued an Emiri decree that the 2nd Tuesday of February each year would be a required holiday. This holiday, Qatar National Sports Day, is to promote sports and physical activity.
Texas A&M University is required in its agreement with the Qatar Foundation to “abide by the applicable laws and regulations of the State of Qatar, and shall respect the cultural, religious and social customs of the State of Qatar.”
Texas A&M University-Central Texas
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University-Commerce
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 22, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Holiday Dates
Labor Day* Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
*Employees of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will work 10 hour days Sep. 4-7, 2018 or utilize vacation leave in order to be closed on Labor Day.
Texas A&M University -Kingsville
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 22, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
*Texas A&M University-Texarkana will work 10 hour days Sep. 4-7, 2018 in order to be closed on Labor Day.
West Texas A&M University
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and
Texas A&M AgriLife Research (A&M campus employees)
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station and
Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M Forest Service
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Holiday Dates
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
Spring Break Mar. 15, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019
Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory
Holiday Dates
Labor Day Sept. 3, 2018
Columbus Day Oct. 8, 2018
Veterans Day Nov. 12, 2018
Thanksgiving Nov. 22-23, 2018
Winter Break Dec. 24-25, 2018
New Year’s Day Observed Dec. 31, 2018-Jan. 1, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Jan. 21, 2019
President’s Day Feb. 18, 2019
Memorial Day May 27, 2019
Independence Day July 4, 2019