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In-State Registered Voting Process

Would you like to vote early?

Yes

  • The early voting period for the 2016 Presidential and Congressional Election begins on October 25, 2016 to November 1, 2016 (with the exception of Sundays and/or holidays).
    • Early voting begins at 8:30 AM on each day and ends at 6 PM.
  • Locations of each early voting polling station by parish can be found on the Secretary of States Website: https://voterportal.sos.la.gov/EarlyVoting
    • At early voting, the voter must present either: a driver’s license, a Louisiana special ID, or some other generally recognized picture ID that contains your name and signature.
      • Voters with no picture ID may bring a utility bill, payroll check, or government document that includes their name or address, but they will have to sign an affidavit furnished by the elections division in order to vote.

No

  • Voting in the same area you are registered?
    • The Election Day voting period for the 2016 Presidential and Congressional Election is from 6 AM to 8 PM on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
      • Where am I voting?
        • Quickly download the Secretary of State’s Geaux Vote app and enter your permanent address. Your voting precinct will show up for the upcoming election.
  • Voting in a different area but in-state?
    • The last day to request an absentee-by-mail ballot for the Presidential and Congressional election is 4:30 PM on November 4, 2016.
 

Residency status for voting purposes is not the same as residency status for tuition and fee purposes.