Mapping Your Future: Reminder about Labor Day holiday closings


Reminder about Labor Day holiday closings

By Catherine Mueller

August 17, 2023

The Department of Education is among the federal offices closed for the Labor Day federal holiday on Monday, September 4.

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:

  • The Central Processing System (CPS) will accept data on Monday, September 4, but will not process data or send Institutional Student Information Records (ISIRs) until Tuesday, September 5.
  • The Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) System will accept and process data from schools and send back responses/acknowledgments on Monday, September 4, 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, September 5.

All Federal Student Aid websites will remain operational on the holiday.

For more information see the August 16 Electronic Announcement.

The Mapping Your Future website will be operational on Labor Day, but the Mapping Your Future offices will be closed.