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Student Voice: Learn how to vote in the 2020 General Election
"Young people (18-29) make up 21% of the voting population in U.S. elections, yet only 50% of eligible voters in this age group voted in the 2016 general election. Use this page of resources to understand the mechanics of voting — and vote!"
Voter ID Requirements
Two-thirds of states require you to provide identification to let you vote at the polls.
Obtain Real ID
The wait time for appointment is currently 4 months in this area. Make the appointment today! A Real ID or a passport is required in order to fly starting 10/1/2020.
Register to Vote
You have to be 18 years old or older on Election Day. You can register to vote in either your home state or here in California.
Absentee and Early Voting
Get your absentee ballot from your state or territory. Overseas U.S. citizens who used to live in the U.S. can vote absentee.
Research & Decide
Recent articles about you young people and the election 2020