USPS operates Monday through Saturday. However, not all local Post Offices are open six days a week.

Post Offices are closed on federal holidays. Post Office holidays do not allow for mail deliveries.

For pay and leave purposes: If the holiday falls on a Saturday, the preceding Friday is treated as the holiday for most postal employees. If the holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday is treated as the holiday for most USPS employees.

The United States Postal Service will observe the 2024 holiday schedule below.

Monday, January 1 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 15 Martin Luther King Jr's Birthday
Monday, February 19 Presidents’ Day
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day
Wednesday, June 19 Juneteenth National Independence Day
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 2 Labor Day
Monday, October 14 Columbus Day
Saturday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday, December 25 Christmas Day









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