It's Your Future
"The future of this republic is in the hands of the American voter."
-Dwight D. Eisenhower
Register to VOTE!
The American Democracy Project will have Voter Registration tables across campus from September 16 - Septmeber 20. Come see us to get registered to vote or to update your registration information!
Dates to Remember
Election Day - November 5
For a list of upcoming elections in Oklahoma by county: http://www.ok.gov/elections/Candidates_&_Elections/Upcoming_Elections/.
Below is a list of dates you will need to know to vote in these county elections.
Am I Eligible to Vote?
If you are a U.S. Citizen and over the age of 18, you can vote! You just need to register if you have not before.
I'm not registered to vote yet. How do I register?
You are in luck! From September 16-20, you can register tables located throughout campus. After September 20, forms will be available in the Government Documents Department on the 2nd floor of the Library. To vote in Oklahoma, the deadline to register is October 18.
I forgot if I am already registered. How do I check?
I don't know the county where I am registered?
Don't worry. Just type your city or zip code HERE to find your county name.
I'm registered to vote in OKC, but will be in Edmond all day. Can I just vote in Edmond?
No. You must vote at your own polling place where you are registered. For Oklahoma, check this Polling Locator.
I'm on campus and won't be able to make it home to vote. Can I vote with an absentee ballot?
YES! First, make sure you are registered. Then go HERE and select your state to apply. Note that you will still be required to print off and mail your ballot BEFORE any deadlines. Check HERE for deadline details.
Do I have to show an ID to vote?
In Oklahoma, yes you do. A valid Oklahoma driver's licesnse, a state identification card, a passport, or a military ID are all accepted. Check with the State Election Board for more information.