GET OUT THE VOTE!!!

With this year’s Presidential climate, voting has never been more important than ever before. This generation can really make a powerful impact on the future of America. No matter your political view, it is very important that your voice is heard. Federal law requires that universities and colleges make a good-faith effort to distribute voter registration forms to college students, though colleges in states with same-day registration aren’t covered by that provision. Check here for more resources on your voting rights.

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Did you know that you have the right to register to vote at your school address – this includes a dorm room? Any student living in a dorm is entitled to the same rights as any other student. To imply otherwise is illegal. If you receive mail in a Post Office box you can sign an affidavit (or, in some cases, get a letter from your college’s Residential Life office) asserting that you live at your dorm address. For more info, check out our Election Center.

 

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