January 1

New Year's Day

3rd Monday in January

Martin Luther King, Jr Day

4th Monday in May

Memorial Day

July 4

Independence Day (observed)

1st Monday in September

Labor Day

4th Thursday in November


4th Friday in November

Friday after Thanksgiving

December 25th


Between December 24th and January 2nd, the SSBC Biorepository will be open Monday through Friday for essential operations ONLY and will re-open for normal operations on January 2nd. If at all possible, biological specimens for submission to SSBC should NOT be collected and shipped between December 24th and January 2nd.

Should it be necessary to ship blood and/or CSF samples to the SSBC Biorepository during this period, please contact the SSBC staff at IU before December 24th by e-mailing, so that we can arrange to have staff available to process incoming samples.

Courier services may observe a different set of holidays. Please be sure to verify shipping dates with your courier prior to any holiday.