Independence Day Observance
Independence Day falls on a Sunday; therefore, the holiday is observed on a Monday.
Official paid holidays for regular, full-time employees.
Full-time staff at UK receive 9 paid holidays, in addition to 4 days of "bonus" days that are often approved as paid leave between Christmas and New Years. For the 2020-21 academic year, four additional paid bonus days have been added for staff members in regular positions in academic areas.