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California Voter Registration and Election Information

Find out how to register to vote in national and California state elections, and where to vote on campus.

UC - SOVAC - register to vote!!! / UC San DiegoRegister or pre-register to vote with the California Secretary of State to vote in local, state, and national elections.

Prepare for election day:

You are eligible to vote if you:

  • Are a United States citizen
  • Are a resident of California (even if you're a student originally from another state, you can register using your current California college address and you can vote in California; there is no extra wait time)
  • Are at least 18 years of age (or will be by the date of the next election on June 5, 2018)
  • Are not in prison or on parole for conviction of a felony
  • Have not been judged by a court to be mentally incompetent to register and vote

On-campus polling locations:

These locations may change before 2020 elections; ask your college or check back here for updated information as we get closer to election day.

  • Marshall: Angela's Place
  • Muir: Mariposa Room
  • Revelle: Conference Room C
  • Roosevelt & I-House: Middle Earth Lounge
  • Sixth & Rita Atkinson: Sixth College Dogg House
  • Warren: Yosemite Room
  • Mesa Nueva graduate housing: 1 Miramar Street Lounge
  • The Village: Building 2 Conference Room
  • Provisional & absentee voting: PC West Level 2, Green Table Room