Faculty Guide to Student Voting in Your Classroom

Register

Setting aside time in class to talk about the importance and process of registering, as well as providing time for students to register, is even more important than ever before. 

Registration Timeline

Syllabus

Visit the link above for suggested ways to include voting and election reminders in your syllabus.

 

 

Deadlines

Visit the link above for resources on finding registration and mail-in ballot deadlines.

Walkthrough

Visit the link above for a template presentation walking students through the voting process in any state.

 

Slides

Visit the link above for slides on key voting decisions to incorporate into your lessons.

 

State Guides

Visit the link above for guides that provide students with state-specific information on how to register and vote.

Turbovote

Visit the link above for online tools to register, request vote by mail ballots, and sign up for election reminders.

RESOURCE HIGHLIGHT: Election Imperatives 2020

Use Election Imperatives 2020 by the Institute for Democracy and Higher Education to frame your civic engagement efforts as a faculty member. The guide offers ideas for the current context, an equity checklist, and recommendations for different campus stakeholders.