Constitution and Citizenship Day

Constitution and Citizenship Day is used to commemorate the signing of the U.S. Constitution that occurred on September 17, 1787.  It is a congressional initiative requirement for all educational institutions that shall receive federal funding to offer an educational program to the students it serves on September 17 of each year. If September 17 falls on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday the institution may hold this on the preceding or following week.

The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education shall receives federal funding under Title IV, HEA programs. The Office of Financial Aid offered an educational program to students on September 17th, 2020 to commemorate Constitution and Citizenship Day. As part of this educational program, pocket constitution books were made available to students on-campus and all students were e-mailed a recorded preamble of the Constitution that was made by students along with various informational web resources listed below. However, we do not endorse any specific program or website​.