Constitution Day

On September 17 of each year, Southwest University at El Paso recognizes Constitution Day, commemorating the September 17, 1787 signing of the U.S. Constitution. On September 17, 2018, SU recognized Constitution day with students on campus and online through social medial. The following are resources you may use to learn more about the U.S. Constitution.

One of the Library of Congress’ repositories for Constitutional documents and information may be accessed at: http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/continental/ .

The National Archives also has a Web site with a scan of the U.S. Constitution available online at: http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/charters.html .

In addition, the National Archives has a nationwide network of research facilities, including presidential libraries that welcome students as young as 14 years of age. Information about the facilities (by region and state) can be located online at: http://www.archives.gov/locations/index.html .

Voter Registration

As a participant in Title IV Federal Student Financial Aid programs, Southwest University at El Paso would like to remind students who are U.S. citizens of the importance of registering to vote.

In addition, Southwest University at El Paso will have physical applications for voter registration in the front desk located on main campus building #100.

To register to vote in Texas, please go to https://team1.sos.state.tx.us/voterws/viw/faces/Introduction.jsp .