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California Voter Registration and Election Information

Find out how to register (or pre-register) to vote in national and California state elections, and where to vote on campus.

colorful text illustrations - TRITONS VOTE! YOU HAVE THE POWER, USE IT!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

Mail ballot drop-offs:

  • February 24–28 and March 2, 2020
    Price Center Study Room 5
    10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

On-campus polling locations:

These locations may change before March 3; 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: The Courtroom
  • Mesa Nueva graduate housing: 1 Miramar Street Lounge
  • The Village: Building 2 Conference Room
  • Provisional & absentee voting: Price Center East Ballroom