In the last presidential election only 58% of social science majors at UW voted, according to this NSLVE report. We can do better!
The general election voter registration deadline for Washington state is October 26th. Double check your voter eligibility or current registration status. If you aren’t currently registered, you can do that online, by mail, or in person.
If you are an out of state student there is state-specific registration information and helpful tips available. And if you are a U.S. citizen living abroad, find out more about requesting an absentee ballot.
Did you know…
Where you register to vote will not affect federal financial aid such as Pell Grants, Perkins or Stafford loans, or your dependency status for FAFSA.
Being registered to vote at a different address from your parents does not prevent them from claiming you as a dependent on their taxes.
Being deemed out-of-state for tuition purposes does not prevent you from choosing to register to vote in your campus community.