Independence Day Address

U.S. Representative Paul Ryan spoke at the Kirby Center July 15 on "Renewing the American Idea." A full-length high-definition video of the speech is available on our website. Watch the Video

Hillsdale in Washington, D.C.

The Kirby Center is an extension of the College's teaching mission in Washington, D.C. Its purpose is to teach the Constitution and the principles that give it meaning. Learn More

Sen. Rubio at the Kirby Center

Florida Senator Marco Rubio delivered a major economic address in the Van Andel Lecture Hall on June 25. Watch the Video


The Washington-Hillsdale Internship Program allows Hillsdale students
to work and study in the nation's capital. Learn More

The Founders' Compass

A Guide to America's Constitutional Crisis

An introduction to America, its principles,
and the crisis in which we find ourselves today. Learn More

Constitution Day Celebration

Save the date for September 18, 2014, and join us for the 5th Annual Constitution Day Celebration in Washington, D.C.


August 30 

WHIP students arrive for fall semester


September 10  |  12:00 p.m.

Jeb Hensarling


The Honorable Jeb Hensarling
U.S. Representative


September 18 

Constitution Day Celebration


WELCOME Dr. Larry Arnn

The Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship is a project of Hillsdale College. The purpose of the Kirby Center is to teach the Constitution, the debate that brought it to life, and the principles that give it meaning. Learn More >


Finding Economic Security in an Insecure Time
Marco Rubio

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