Your Vote Counts! Take the Time to Register Today
Empire State College students span the country and the world. Your influence as a group is significant! Please take the time to register to vote today and use this awesome power. Whether you are registering in New York state, or another state or territory of the United States, it is important that you take the time to register and vote, so that your voice is heard in our democracy. Below, you will find useful links to facts for voter registration and deadlines in New York.
You Can Obtain Voter Registration Materials Directly
- United States Elections Assistance Commission
- New York State Board of Elections
- Department of Motor Vehicles (online voter registration application)
General Election Deadlines and Voting Calendar
Rules vary from state to state concerning cutoff dates for registration and address changes. Information for all the states can be found on the Election Calendar at the United States Elections Assistance Commission website.
New York State Voter Registration Deadlines
- Voter Registration Deadlines page on the New York State Board of Elections website.
After You Register
Learn more about issues that matter to you. Do some fact-checking. The handout below provides information about that and more.