Voter Registration

Federal law mandates that all colleges and universities in the country make voter registration forms available to all students attending their institutions who are eligible to vote.

To vote in Connecticut you must:

  • be a United States citizen and living in Connecticut
  • be 18 years of age by the next election
  • have completed confinement and parole if previously convicted of a felony

The registration deadline in Connecticut is November 1, 2016. Forms, instructions for registering, and further information are available from the Secretary of State of Connecticut.

Students who are not from Connecticut may register to vote in Connecticut or in their home state. Voter Information for all states can be on found at:

Questions and Further Information

If you have a question about registering to vote or voting in an upcoming election in Connecticut, go to the Secretary of State of Connecticut and click on voter information.