29 employees reported this benefit
Usually ~3 weeks per year
You don't get Columbus day.
That's OK, only more days will be appreciated.
Most major holidays are PTO.
No paid holidays are offered.
As a contractor, I received none.
We get most of the standard federal holidays (but not President's Day or Veteran's Day). Instead of a few of the normal ones, they give us the day after thanksgiving, and the day after christmas. The university also usually approves of an extra day here and there, and my department approves of 3 hour early releases on the Friday before most 3-day weekends.
During the school break you need to work
Holidays follows the academic schedule, and so are rather generous.
10 holidays is pretty good