Holiday and PTO

Paid Time Off

The university observes 13 paid holidays set to coincide with the academic schedule each year. In addition, most permanent employees accrue sick leave and annual leave on a monthly basis with yearly maximums set for each type. The university adheres to the Family Medical Leave Act and provides leave with pay for National Guard or Armed Forces Reserves training as well as sabbatical leave for tenured faculty.

A holiday schedule  is posted on the USC Human Resources website. For more information, view the  HR 1.15 Holiday Leave Policy for more information.