Rock The Vote

Our Vote is Our Voice.

A one-stop hub for members of the John Jay College community to
address their voter needs, questions, or concerns.
Viewers can learn about their voting rights, how/when to register to vote, background
and positions of candidates and elected officials, as well as how to get involved.

Key Election Dates for 2018

September 6
Last day to postmark absentee ballot application

September 12
Last day to postmark absentee ballot

Thursday - September 13
Primary election day
(polls open 6:00a.m.–9:00p.m. NYC )
Last day to deliver absentee ballot in person

September 25
National Voter Registration Day

October 12
Last day to register to vote in the general election (by mail and in person)

October 17
Last day to submit change of address

October 30
Last day to postmark absentee ballot application

November 5
Last day to apply in person for absentee ballot
Last day to postmark absentee ballot
(must be received by city BOE by November 13)

November 6
General election day
(polls open 6:00a.m.–9:00p.m. NYC )
Last day to deliver absentee ballot in person

CUNYfirst Voter Registration

How to register...it's simpler than you think!

Step 1: Log into CUNYfirst

Step 2: Click NYS Voter Registration Form

Step 3: Fill out form

Note: Most of the required information is automatically filled out for you.

Step 4: Confirm that you read,and then swear to the affidavit

Step 5: Click agree to register to vote

RESOURCES

View links to key guides, resources and websites that inform and educate (.PDF)



POLL SITES are OPEN from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM in New York City (Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island), Long Island (Nassau and Suffolk Counties), Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Dutchess and Erie Counties on Primary Day and General Election Day.

In all other counties in NYS, POLL SITES are OPEN from 12 NOON to 9:00 PM.
POLL SITES in New Jersey, are OPEN from 6:00 AM. to 8:00 PM.
Check with your local board of elections if you are unsure of the voting hours.