Policy 802 - The Workweek

Section: Work Environment
Policy Number: 802
Responsible Office: HR/Payroll
Effective Date: 4/1/01
Revised: 3/25/09


The University workweek commences at 12:01 a.m. Sunday and ends at midnight Saturday. Normal office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, with one hour for lunch, and 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Friday with a half-hour for lunch. Some departments and employee classifications may have different office hours and, as such, normal office hours do not apply.

Normal work hours for full-time administrators and staff are 35 per week. Security and Building Attendants have a regular work schedule of 37.5 hours per week. Technical and Maintenance employees have a 40-hour workweek.

For more on work hours, refer to the work schedule information in policy #114, Employment Classifications, in the Employment section.

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