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Resources to Help Spartans Vote

SJSU encourages its campus community members to exercise their right to vote. Various departments at SJSU provide resources to ensure voters can make informed decisions. You can find information about how to register and where to vote here.

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Register to Vote

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Key Primary Dates

  • The last day to register to vote for the March 5, 2024, Presidential Primary Election is February 20, 2024.
  • All California active registered voters will receive a vote-by-mail ballot for the March 5, 2024, Presidential Primary Election.
  • Your county elections office will begin mailing ballots by February 5, 2024.
  • Ballot drop-off locations open on February 6, 2024.
  • Vote-by-mail ballots can be returned by mail, at a drop-off location, or your county elections office.
  • Vote centers open for early in-person voting in all Voter’s Choice Act counties beginning on February 24, 2024.
  • Vote-by-mail ballots must be postmarked on or before Election Day and received by March 12, 2024.
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SJSU Votes!

SJSU political science students and faculty, under the direction of the Institute for Public Affairs and Civic Engagement (IPACE), facilitates campus-wide efforts to mobilize the Spartan community to register and to turn out to vote. Click on the SJSU Votes! webpage to learn more about their programming and upcoming events.

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SJSU Voting Centers

March 2–4  |  9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
March 5  |  7 a.m. – 8 p.m.

SJSU Provident Credit Union Event Center
Location: Event Center - Room 1035
Address: 290 South 7th Street, San Jose 95112

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Ballot Box Locations

  • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
  • Dudley Moorhead Hall 
  • The Villages

*All ballot boxes are located outside the buildings