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Stanford Votes is gearing up for nearly six months of U.S. primary elections in the first half of 2020. Please join us!

Register to vote!

Register to vote

Make voting part of your Stanford service journey. It’s easy to register to vote in California or your home state through If you've already registered, use TurboVote to sign up for text and/or email reminders with election information, dates, and deadlines. If you request an absentee ballot, you will receive completed forms in the mail, along with an addressed, stamped envelope. Questions? Please visit the Bing Information and Resource Center, 1st Floor Haas Center for Public Service. You can also use our printer and gets stamps for any voting needs!

Register to Vote, Get Absentee Ballots and Reminders Here

Take the pledge

Stanford students, faculty, and staff have redoubled efforts to encourage eligible students to vote. In the 2018 mid-term election, we increased precinct voter turnout by as much as 70 percent and we can do even better.

Sign on to join our efforts to help make civic engagement an integral part of Stanford’s culture.


Stanford students, faculty, and staff are working to build a stronger campus community to increase voter registration and engagement. All are encouraged to send us resources and campus event details to add to this page.

Calendar of events

Polling place on campus

In 2020, Santa Clara County is moving to Vote Centers and we are thrilled that a Vote Center will be open at Tresidder Union, February 29–March 3, 2020 and October 31–November 3, 2020. 

Thank you to Stanford's leadership for committing to host a Vote Center! 

Voter registration in White Plaza



Email Megan Swezey Fogarty.