Voting Information

Voter Frequently Asked Questions

  • When is the last day to register to vote?

    The last day to register to vote depends on residency at the time of the election. Please refer to the registration deadline information here for your state.

  • Do I need to re-register if I moved?

    Yes. If you have currently changed your address, legal name or political affiliation,
    you must re-register.

  • Do I need to be a U.S. citizen in order to register to vote?

    Yes. You must be naturally born, or an official U.S. citizen in order to vote.

  • I was previously convicted of a felony. Can I register to vote?

    Depends on the law of the state where you reside.

  • I am a student. Can I register to vote at my school address?

    Yes. You can register to vote with your campus address.

STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS

For inquiries related to the elections administration process which include but are not limited to: voter eligibility, voter registration verification, early voting, absentee voting, and poll locations Black Girls Vote encourages you to contact your state Board of Elections.

ALABAMA

(800) 274–8683

http://www.alabamavotes.gov/

ALASKA

(907) 465–4611

http://www.elections.alaska.gov/

ARIZONA

(602) 542-8683

http://www.azsos.gov/elections

ARKANSAS

(501) 682-5070

http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/elections/Pages/default.aspx

CALIFORNIA

(916) 657-2166

http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections

COLORADO

(303) 894-2200

http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/main.html

CONNECTICUT

(860) 509-6200

http://www.ct.gov/sots/cwp/view.asp?a=3179&q=563118

DELAWARE

(302) 577-6545

http://elections.delaware.gov/index.shtml

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

(202) 727-2525

https://www.dcboee.org/home.asp

FLORIDA

(850) 245-6200

http://dos.myflorida.com/elections/

GEORGIA

(404) 656-2871

http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/elections

HAWAII

(808) 453-8683

http://elections.hawaii.gov/

IDAHO

(208) 334-2852

http://www.idahovotes.gov/voter_info.shtml

ILLINOIS

(217) 782-4141

https://www.elections.il.gov/InfoForVoters.aspx

INDIANA

(317) 232-6531

http://www.in.gov/sos/elections/

IOWA

(515) 281-5204

https://sos.iowa.gov/

KANSAS

(785) 296-4561

http://www.kssos.org/elections/elections_registration.html

KENTUCKY

(502) 564-3490

http://elect.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

LOUISIANA

(800) 883-2805

http://www.sos.la.gov/ElectionsAndVoting/Pages/default.aspx/

MAINE

(207) 624-7736

http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/

MARYLAND

(800) 269-2840

http://www.elections.state.md.us/

MASSACHUSETTS

(800) 462-8683

https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/

MICHIGAN

(888) 767-6424

http://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,1607,7-127-1633-49313–,00.html

MINNESOTA

(877) 551-6767

http://www.sos.state.mn.us/

MISSISSIPPI

(800) 829-6786

http://www.sos.ms.gov/Elections-Voting/Pages/default.aspx

 

MISSOURI

(573) 751-2301

http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections

MONTANA

(888) 884-8683

http://sos.mt.gov/elections/

NEBRASKA

(402) 471-2555

http://www.sos.ne.gov/dyindex.html#boxingName

NEVADA

(775) 684-5705

http://nvsos.gov/sos/elections/voters/registering-to-vote

NEW HAMPSHIRE

(603) 271-3242

http://sos.nh.gov/Elections.aspx

NEW JERSEY

(609) 292-3760

http://www.njelections.org/

NEW MEXICO

(800) 477-3632

http://www.sos.state.nm.us/

NEW YORK

(518) 474-6220

http://www.elections.ny.gov/

NORTH CAROLINA

(866) 522-4723

http://www.ncsbe.gov/

NORTH DAKOTA

(800) 352-0867

https://vip.sos.nd.gov/PortalList.aspx

OHIO

(614) 466-2585

http://www.sos.state.oh.us/elections.aspx

OKLAHOMA

(405) 521-2391

https://www.ok.gov/elections/

OREGON

(866) 673-8683

http://sos.oregon.gov/voting-elections/Pages/default.aspx

PENNSYLVANIA

(717)787-5280

http://www.dos.pa.gov/votingelections/pages/default.aspx

RHODE ISLAND

(401) 222-2345

http://www.elections.state.ri.us/

SOUTH CAROLINA

(803) 734-9060

http://www.scvotes.org/

SOUTH DAKOTA

(605) 773-3537

https://sdsos.gov/default.aspx

TENNESSEE

(615) 741-7956

http://sos.tn.gov/elections

TEXAS

(800) 252-8683

http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/index.shtml

UTAH

(801) 538-1041

https://elections.utah.gov/

VERMONT

(800) 439-8683

https://www.sec.state.vt.us/elections.aspx

VIRGINIA

(804) 864-8901

http://elections.virginia.gov/

WASHINGTON

(360) 902-4180

https://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/

WEST VIRGINIA

(304) 558-6000

http://www.sos.wv.gov/elections /pages/default.aspx

WISCONSIN

(608) 266-8005

http://www.gab.wi.gov/

WYOMING

(307) 777-5860

http://soswy.state.wy.us/elections/