Your term of jury service might disturb your regular pattern of work and other activities. If this disruption causes you genuine hardship and not just inconvenience, it may be possible for you to defer your service to another time. However, deferment is done only in case of genuine hardship or need. The judge decides. If you feel you can't perform your jury service at this time, call the number listed on your summons to discuss your situation.
You won't be excused because jury service is inconvenient or because you have a busy schedule, but you may be excused for reasons such as a physical ailment. If you have special conflicts on particular days during the term, the court may excuse you on those days.