Reminder about Memorial Day holiday closings
May 18, 2023
The Department of Education is among the federal offices closed for the Memorial Day federal holiday on Monday, May 29.
In addition, the Department's Title IV processors and contact centers will be closed on for the holiday. The Department reminds colleges and universities of the following holiday closings:
- All Federal Student Aid contact centers will be closed on Monday, May 29.
- The Central Processing System (CPS) will accept data on Monday, May 29, but will not process data or send Institutional Student Information Records (ISIRs) until Tuesday, May 30.
- The Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) System will accept and process data from schools and send back responses/acknowledgments on Monday, May 29, but schools will not be able to receive any federal funds on that day. Requests for changes in funding levels and for funds will not be processed until Tuesday, May 30.
All Federal Student Aid websites will remain operational on the holiday.
For more information see the May 17 Electronic Announcement.