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Boatwright Memorial Library

ELECTION 2016: Voter Resources

A collection of resources for research and analysis about the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election.

How to Vote in VA

Guide to voting from the How to Vote in Every State YouTube channel.

Virginia Elections Information


General Election: Tuesday, November 8, 2016

  • Deadline to register to vote, or update an existing registration is Monday, October 17, 2016.

  • Deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 1, 2016. 

  • Deadline to request an absentee ballot by appearing in-person is 5:00 p.m. Saturday, November 5, 2016.

Source: Virginia Department of Elections Citizen Portal

Voter Resources from the Bonner Center

  • Registering to Vote or Updating Your Registration
  • Finding Your Polling Place
  • Absentee Voting
  • ID Requirements and Student IDs
  • Resources for Student Voter Engagement

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