Learn How to Vote

Three Steps to Become an Empowered Voter

  1. Learn about voting in the 2020 election
  2. Register to vote or check your registration
  3. Make a plan to vote using this guide

General Election – November 3, 2020

November 3 is the General Election, where we will vote for U.S. President, U.S. Representatives, many state races, and six amendments. Any local elections from August 18th that resulted in no one candidate receiving more than 50% of the vote will also be on the ballot for November 3rd. 


2020 Miami-Dade Elections Calendar

October 5 | VR Deadline:

Deadline to register to vote for the November 3rd General Election

October 24 | VBM Deadline:

Deadline to request your vote-by-mail ballot

October 19 – November 1 | Early Voting:

Vote early at MDC Kendall and North campus or at a location near your home

November 3 | Election Day:

You can only vote at your polling place on Election Day

view elections calendar

Additional Resources

Be Election Ready!

This worksheet walks you through the process of becoming an informed voter. If you are not eligible to vote, this worksheet will help you understand the voting process and so that you can educate your friends and family.

Get to Know Your Elected Officials

Identify and learn about your elected officials.

Lesson Planning Guide

This worksheet helps faculty implement voter engagement in their courses.