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Holiday Schedule

The Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences Department will be closed on:

The Governor granted administrative leave for employees on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5. Therefore, the laboratory will be closed, but will process mail and walk ins on Friday, April 2 from 8 a.m. - noon. All other times, please call 605-688-5171 for any urgent needs.


January 1New Year’s Day
January 18Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

February 15

Presidents Day

May 31Memorial Day
July 5Independence Day
September 6

Labor Day

October 11

 Native American Day

November 11

Veterans Day  

November 25

Thanksgiving Day

December 24

Christmas Holiday

Due to overtime expenses, there will be an additional $10/reaction charge for emergency PCR testing on holidays, including on scheduled boar studs that arrive to the laboratory after 12 p.m. Scheduled testing that arrives before 12 p.m. will not be charged.