Policy on Standard Business Hours

Policy Number: 123

Governance and Legal

The permanent link for this policy is: https://policies.northeastern.edu/policy123/

I. Purpose and Scope


This policy addresses the standard business hours for the university.

II. Definitions



III. Policy


Standard business hours for the university are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. In addition, some departments may require extended or alternate hours to address the unique needs of their service area.

IV. Additional Information


Individual employee hours to be worked are set by department heads responsible for each area and are not the subject of this policy.

V. Contact Information


Human Resources: 216 Mass Ave; (617) 373-2230; hrst@northeastern.edu

Responsible Office/Department(s)

Human Resources

Related Policies


Related Procedures





Work Schedule; Business Hours

Version History

Last Revision Date: December 19, 2022

Issued: April 2, 2014