Constitution Day

Photo with a red and blue background with text that says "September 17th, Celebrate the Birthday of Our Government, Constitution Day"

September 17th is Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. This day commemorates the September 17, 1787 signing of the United States Constitution. Each institution that receives Federal funds for a fiscal year is required to hold an educational program about the U.S. Constitution for its students.

Join Us!

The Financial Aid Office is pleased to sponsor this annual celebration, which will next take place on Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 from 11am - 1pm at the Cesar Chavez Center Lobby.

Activities will include the giveaway of free copies of pocket Constitutions, free prize drawings for answering questions about the Constitution, the opportunity to register to vote and more. And there's always cake to celebrate the birthday of the Constitution!

The SWC Library also creates a wonderful display of Constitution-related books and resources and voting registration materials are always available. In addition, below are links to websites and interactive activities about Constitutional history.


Photo of a book display about the Constitution in the Library

External Links