Our Vote is Our Voice. Register to Vote.
CUNY Votes is a comprehensive, non-partisan initiative whose mission is to promote student voter registration, voter participation and voter awareness through campus based activities, external partnerships and University-wide campaigns.
The American Heritage Dictionary defines “voting” as the formal expression of a preference for a candidate for office or for a proposed resolution of an issue. Voting is the foundation upon which our democracy rests. The vote is our voice, and it should be used loudly and regularly. Use your voice. Vote!
Key Voting and Election Dates
Save these dates so you don’t miss out on the opportunity to express your voice:
- Voter Registration Deadline for Primary Election: June 2, 2022
- Early Voting Period for Primary Election: June 18-26, 2022
- Primary Election Date: June 28, 2022
- Voter Registration Deadline for Upcoming General Election: October 14, 2022
- Early Voting Period for General Election: October 29-November 6, 2022
- General Election Date: November 8, 2022
Voter registration information and application forms are available at the website for The New York City Board of Elections.
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Register to Vote
- NYS Voter Registration Form-CUNYfirst (log on)
- NYS Voter Registration Form (pdf)
- NYS Absentee Ballot Application (pdf)
- The Federal Election Commission Home Page
- State Board of Elections of the State of New York
- NYC Votes
- Who Represents Me?