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Voter Services

This guide offers students help registering to vote, finding ballots, and voting absentee.

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This guide provides information on all aspects of voting.  The guide is geared towards Illinois voters and absentee/mail-in voters.

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Next Election: Municipal Runoff, April 4, 2023

Online and mail in voter registration is closed.  You can still register to vote at early voting sites and on Election Day at polling places.  You must show two (2) forms of ID. At least one (1) ID must list your current address.  You can use your University ID plus official mail addressed to you, for example, from a bank, credit card, the University such as a transcript or bill. See the full list of acceptable ID.

Early Voting on Campus at Reynolds Club

Wednesday, March 29 - Friday, March 31

10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Early Voting Locations near Campus: February 13-February 28:

Ward 4   King Community Ctr.    4314 S Cottage Grove
Ward 5   South Side YMCA, 6330 S. Stony Island Ave.
Ward 20     Bessie Coleman Library, 731 E. 63rd St.

Weekdays: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Election Day: 6:00 am - 7:00 pm (April 4th)

All other locations with hours

Locate Your Precinct Polling Place

Deputy Voter Registrars in the Library

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