Chapter 26 : Statutory holidays



The Employer recognizes the following statutory holidays and non-working days:

  • The period from December 24 to January 2;
  • Good Friday;
  • Easter Monday;
  • The Fête nationale du Québec;
  • Canada Day;
  • Labour Day;
  • Thanksgiving;
  • The Fête de l’Université or a floating holiday.

Postdoctoral fellows under contract at the time of said holidays shall be entitled to them.

If a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, it shall be observed on the working day preceding or following the holiday, unless the University establishes another date to make up for the holiday.

When a postdoctoral fellow works on June 24, she or he shall be entitled to compensatory leave on the preceding or following working day, at her or his choice.

The number of hours of such leave shall be equivalent to those worked on June 24.