Your Vote is Your Voice

The millennial generation is the largest and most diverse generation in United States history. This means college students have an immense amount of power to shape the nation’s future! With the power in college students’ hands, it is important to register to vote and exercise your right to vote.

Why stop there? Voting is your right. Your Vote is Your Voice. Inspire your friends and classmates to have their voice heard on Election Day. Below are some resources students can use to learn and be better engaged.

Relevant Readings and Useful Sites

Video Resources


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Important Dates

Primary Election – Tuesday, August 30, 2016

  • Deadline to Register to Vote – Monday, August 1

General Election – Tuesday, November 8, 2016

  • Deadline to Register to Vote – Tuesday, October 11

Information on your options to cast a ballot

Sign up for TurboVote

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Register to vote, request an absentee ballot, and sign up to receive text and email reminders about every election with TurboVote – free for MDC students.

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