Constitution Day

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Constitution Day - September 17

This day commemorates the Sept. 17, 1787, signing of the United States Constitution. Written in 1787, ratified in 1788, and in operation since 1789, the United States Constitution is the world's longest surviving written charter of government.

VIDEO: What does the Constitution mean to you?

Take the Constitution Day Quiz to test your knowledge and enter to win prizes!

Constitution Day 2021 will feature a come and go event hosted on-campus on Friday, September 17th. 

Visit for videos, podcasts, articles, information and an interactive constitution!

Contact the Office of the Dean of Students if you would like to partner or sponsor future Constitution Day events.