Voter Registration

The 1998 Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965 requires all postsecondary institutions to make a good faith effort to distribute voter registration materials to each degree or certificate seeking student who is physically in attendance at the institution.  For more information on voter registration and state requirements, use the links below:

Utah Residents

Voter registration information is available on the Utah Lieutenant Governor Elections website using the website listed below.

https://elections.utah.gov/

Deadlines:  The application to Register to Vote must be received by your county clerk’s office no later than 5:00pm eleven (11) calendar days before the election.  Students should check the link above or their local election office for any changes to posted deadline dates.

Residents of Other States

Voter registration information for each state can be accessed through the U.S. Election Assistance Commission website below.  You must follow the state-specific instructions listed for your state.

https://www.eac.gov/voters/national-mail-voter-registration-form/

Deadlines:  The deadline for registering to vote varies by state and may vary for online registration, mail-in registration, and in-person registration.  Also, the voter registration options available for each state will vary and students will need to plan to register to vote early to avoid delays and missing deadlines.