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The Vote CCNY website is geared towards promoting faculty, staff and student voter registration, awareness and participation through in-person and virtual activities, partnership and public resources.

Election and Voting Dates

Please note these key voter registration deadlines, early voting and election dates:
June 3, 2022 Deadline to register to vote for the June 28, 2022 Primary Election. Register Online Now!
June 13, 2022 The deadline for Board of Elections to receive an absentee ballot application for the Special Election.
June 18 – 26, 2022 Primary Election Early Voting Period
June 28, 2022 Primary Election – Polls open at 6:00 am – 9:00 pm
  Deadline to postmark/deliver your absentee ballot
October 14, 2022 Deadline to register to vote for the November 8, 2022 General Election
October 24, 2022 Deadline to request an absentee ballot for the General Election (online)
October 29 – November 6, 2022 General Election Early Voting Period
November 8, 2022 General Election – Polls open from 6:00 am – 9:00 pm
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Register to Vote - Forms and Resources

An accessible version of the New York State Voter Registration Form is available online. Completed forms must be printed, signed, dated, and mailed to the county board of elections.

Who Can Register to Vote?

  • To be eligible to register to vote you must:
  • Be a United States citizen;
  • Be 18 years old by December 31 of the year in which you file this form (note: you must be 18 years old by the date of the general, primary or other election in which you want to vote);
  • Be a resident of this state and the county, city or village for at least 30 days before the election;
  • Not be in prison or on parole for a felony conviction (unless parolee pardoned or restored rights of citizenship);
  • Not be adjudged mentally incompetent by a court;
  • Not claim the right to vote elsewhere

Voter Registration Coordinator

Evelyn Ortega Assistant Director
Student Life & Leadership Development
Campus Voter Registration Coordinator


CUNY Votes

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.

A How-To Guide for Registration to Vote - CUNY

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Citizenship Assistance

CUNY Citizenship Now! provides free, high quality, and confidential immigration law services to help individuals and families on their path to U.S. citizenship. Our attorneys and paralegals offer one-on-one consultations to assess participants’ eligibility for legal benefits and assist them in applying when qualified.

Last Updated: 03/22/2022 11:12