Voter Registration Information

To vote in Pennsylvania, you must first register to vote at least 30 days before the election. You can register to vote online, by mail, or at a number of government agencies, including Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Photo License and Driver's License Centers.

Voter registration requirements
How to register to vote
Voter ID for first time voters

Updating your registration
If you are already registered to vote in Pennsylvania, you do not have to register again unless you need to change your name, address, or political party.

How to update your registration
Check to see if you are registered to vote
Notify the county where you are registered if you move out of state


Information about voting for:
College students
Military and civilian overseas voters
People who have been convicted of a felony or are in jail

Upcoming Elections

Primary Election: May 21, 2019
Last day to register: April 22, 2019
Last day to request an absentee ballot: May 14, 2019
Learn more about primary elections

General Election: Nov 5, 2019
Last day to register to vote: Oct 7, 2019
Last day to request an absentee ballot: Oct 29, 2019
Learn more about general elections

Voters in PA can now register to vote online or by mail! 






















Need a registration form? Pick one up at any of the following locations:

  • Office of Community and Governmental Relations - 710 Alumni Hall
  • Student Government Board Offices - 848 William Pitt Union
  • Department of Political Science - 4600 Posvar Hall 

In addition to the above locations, you can drop off a completed voter registration form in any campus mailroom - no stamp required! 

Still have questions? Learn more about voter registration and election information here.

Election Day Information

Where to Vote

Live in campus housing? Here's a list of Residence Hall Polling Locations.

Live off campus? Find your polling place location here.