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A guide to registering to vote in the U.S. for eligible Stevens students.

Am I Registered?

Register in Your State

Every state has a different registration process. Some states allow online registration, some do not. Some allow you to register in person on Election Day, some do not. North Dakota is the only state that does not require registration to vote. Below find the dates by which you must register and links to do so for each state.

State Online (if available) Mail (must be postmarked by) In Person
Alabama 14 days before election 14 days before election 14 days before election
Alaska 30 days before election 30 days before election 30 days before election
Arizona 29 days before election 29 days before election 29 days before election
Arkansas x 30 days before election 30 days before election
California 15 days before election 15 days before election 15 days before election
Colorado 8 days before election (to receive a ballot by mail) 8 days before election (for mail ballot) Election Day
Connecticut 7 days before election 7 days before election 7 days before election
Delaware 24 days before election 24 days before election 24 days before election
District of Columbia 30 days before election 30 days before election Election Day
Florida x 21 days before election 21 days before election
Georgia 5th Monday before election 5th Monday before election 5th Monday before election
Hawaii 30 days before election 30 days before election 30 days before election
Idaho x 25 days before election 25 days before election
Illinois 16 days before election 28 days before election Election Day
Indiana 29 days before election 29 days before election 29 days before election
Iowa 10 days before election 15 days before election Election Day
Kansas 21 days before election 21 days before election 21 days before election
Kentucky 29 days before election 29 days before election 29 days before election
Louisiana 30 days before election 30 days before election 30 days before election
Maine x 21 days before election Election Day
Maryland 21 days before election 21 days before election 5 days before election
Massachusetts 20 days before election 20 days before election 20 days before election
Michigan x 30 days before election 30 days before election
Minnesota 20 days before election 20 days before election Election Day
Mississippi x 30 days before election 30 days before election
Missouri x 4th Wednesday before election 4th Wednesday before election
Montana x 30 days before election Election Day
Nebraska 3rd Friday before election 3rd Friday before election 2nd Friday before election
Nevada 21 days before election 21 days before election 21 days before election
New Hampshire x 10 days before election Election Day
New Jersey x 21 days before election 21 days before election
New Mexico 28 days before election 28 days before election 28 days before election
New York 25 days before election 25 days before election 25 days before election
North Carolina x 25 days before election 25 days before election
North Dakota no registration needed!
Ohio x 30 days before election 30 days before election
Oklahoma x 25 days before election 25 days before election
Oregon 21 days before election 21 days before election 21 days before election
Pennsylvania 30 days before election 30 days before election 30 days before election
Rhode Island 30 days before election 30 days before election 30 days before election
South Carolina 30 days before election 30 days before election 30 days before election
South Dakota x 15 days before election 15 days before election
Tennessee x 30 days before election 30 days before election
Texas x 30 days before election 30 days before election
Utah 7 days before election 30 days before election 7 days before election
Vermont Wednesday before election Wednesday before election Wednesday before election
Virginia 22 days before election 22 days before election 22 days before election
Washington Monday 4 weeks before election (or Tuesday if Monday is a federal holiday) Monday 4 weeks before election (or Tuesday if Monday is a federal holiday) 8 days before election
West Virginia 21 days before election 21 days before election 21 days before election
Wisconsin x 20 days before election Election Day
Wyoming x 14 days before election Election Day

 

Important NJ Dates!

November 7, 2017: General Election Day!

Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Mail-in ballots must be received by 8:00 p.m.

 

Resources

Guide Creator

This guide was originally created by Aimee Slater, Academic Outreach Librarian for Government Information and the Social Sciences, at Brandeis University.

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