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Constitution Day

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Constitution Day

UA-PTC Students and members of UA-PTC's Amicus Curiae Paralegal Club enjoy a game of Constitution Jeopardy during the colleges annual Constitution Day event. 

Constitution Day is September 17

Constitution Day is an American federal observance that recognizes the adoption of the United States Constitution and those who have become U.S. citizens. It is normally observed on September 17, the day in 1787 that delegates to the Constitutional Convention signed the document in Philadelphia.

All institutions receiving federal funding, including funding through the U.S. Department of Education, are required to hold an educational program pertaining to the United States Constitution on September 17 of each year (or in the preceding or following week if the date falls on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday). Read more

Constitution Day Resources

The U.S. Constitution