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Voting in local, state, and national elections is one of the most important duties of an engaged citizen. Students have the option to vote in their hometown or in their university community, where they live for most of the year.

For comprehensive information on registration, registration status, absentee ballots, locating polling places, voter guides, and more, visit Vote411.

Below are some critical dates to remember for voting in PA:

Deadlines for other states vary. Please see for more information. 

The Center for Character, Conscience, and Public Purpose provides support and programming for Get Out The Vote efforts on campus and in the community.

To register online in Pennsylvania, visit the PA Online Voter Registration website. The entire process takes only a few minutes. If you do not wish to register in Pennsylvania, you can find the forms to register in your state online at

Not sure if you’re registered? Check your registration status in Pennsylvania or find out your registration status in another state.

Need to find your polling place on Election Day? If voting in PA, visit PA Voter Services. For other states, visit

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