Work Schedule Information

Because Princeton University is a residential community and operates on a 24/7 basis, employees’ work schedules may vary, depending on their position and departmental needs. The standard workweek begins at 12:01 a.m. on Monday and ends at midnight on the following Sunday. The University’s normal daily business hours are 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the academic year, and 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during the summer.
The University also sets a holiday schedule and may close offices that are not critical or essential during inclement weather or other emergencies. In these situations, applicable University and/or departmental policies and practices apply.
Specific policies about work schedules are:
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