Hours & Holidays

Hours of Operation

Library staff and services are available during our normal hours (Eastern Standard-EST or Eastern Daylight Savings-EDT time) of:


Monday - Thursday 8 am - 10 pm
Friday 8 am - 5 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm

PLEASE NOTE: These hours exclude the Testing Center and Tutoring. Please check their websites for specific hours:

The clock below shows the local time at FUNL. 


Holidays Observed

The University will be closed to observe the following holidays:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day                                                         
  • Presidents’ Day (observed the day after Thanksgiving)
  • Employee Appreciation Day (observed the Friday before Easter)
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day

Academic Calendar

The Franklin University academic calendar is divided into three, 15-week trimesters: fall, winter, and summer.

Important University Dates and Deadlines

For important university dates and deadlines please refer to this website.

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