Days Until Election Day

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 30 days before Election Day (October 4)
By Mail: Postmarked 30 days before Election Day. If this falls on a Sunday, postmarked 31 days before Election Day (October 3)
Online: 30 days before Election Day (October 4)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 10 days before Election Day (October 24)
By Mail: Received 10 days before Election Day (October 24)
Online: Received 10 days before Election Day (October 24)

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Postmarked by Election Day and received 10 days after Election Day

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 29 days before Election Day, or on the next immediate business day if the deadline falls on a legal holiday or weekend (October 5) By Mail: Postmarked 29 days before Election Day, or on the next immediate business day if the deadline falls on a legal holiday or weekend (October 5) Online: 29 days before Election Day (October 5)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 11 days before Election Day (October 23)
By Mail: Received 11 days before Election Day (October 23)

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received by 7 pm on Election Day

California

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: Election Day
By Mail: Received 8 days before Election Day (October 26)
Online: 8 days before Election day (October 26)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Ballots will be automatically sent to all registered voters. Contact your local election official by October 3 if you need your ballot sent somewhere other than your usual address.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received by 7 pm on Election Day

Connecticut

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 29 days before Election Day (October 5)
By Mail: Postmarked 29 days before Election Day (October 5)
Online: 29 days before Election Day (October 5)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 10 days before Election Day (October 24)*
By Mail: Received 10 days before Election Day (October 24)*
Online: Received 10 days before Election Day (October 24)*
You may not get your ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received by 7 pm on Election Day

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 29 days before Election Day (October 5)
By Mail: Postmarked 29 days before Election Day (October 5)
Online: Fifth Monday before Election Day (October 5)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 4 days before Election Day (October 30*
By Mail: Received 4 days before Election Day (October 30)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Election Day

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 10 days before Election Day . If you miss the deadline, you can register in-person during early vote or on Election Day (October 24)
By Mail: Postmarked 15 days before Election Day (October 19) or received 10 days before election day (October 24)
Online: 10 days before Election Day (October 24)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 1 day before Election Day unless the polls open at noon. If the polls open at noon, you may cast an absentee ballot at the county auditor’s office from 8am to 11am on election day.
By Mail: Received 10 days before Election Day (October 24)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Postmarked 1 day before Election Day and received by noon 6 days after election day* Mailing your ballot 1 day before election day may not give enough time for it to arrive by the deadline.

Louisiana

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: Election Day
By Mail: Received 21 business days before Election Day (October 2)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 3 business days before Election Day (October 29)*
By Mail: Received 3 business days before Election Day (October 29)*
Online: Received 3 business days before Election Day (October 29)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received on Election Day

Massachusetts

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: Election Day at your city or township clerk office. The voter registration deadline is 15 days before Election Day, if you submit an application form through a voter registration drive or deliver it to a county clerk or secretary of state office.
By Mail: Postmarked 15 days before Election Day (October 19)
Online: 15 days before Election Day (October 19)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 1 days before Election Day (November 2)*
By Mail: Received 4 days before Election Day (October 30)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received on Election Day

Minnesota

Elections Website

Mississippi

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: Election Day By Mail: Postmarked 30 days before Election Day(October 5) , Received 27 days before Election Day (October 7)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 1 days before Election Day (November 2)* By Mail: Received by noon, 1 day before Election Day, but they recommend applying at least 7 days before Election Day(November 2)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received by 8 pm on Election Day

New Hampshire

Elections Website

New Jersey

Elections Website

New Mexico

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: The Saturday before Election Day (October 31) if voting early in person. Otherwise 25 days before Election Day (October 9)
By Mail: Postmarked 25 days before Election Day(October 9). If the postmark is missing or unclear, the application will still be process if it is received 20 days before Election Day (October 14)

Online: 25 Days before Election Day (October 9)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received by 5 pm 7 days before Election Day (October 27)*
By Mail: Received by 5 pm 7 days before Election Day (October 27)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Postmarked no later than Election day and received no later than 3 days after Election day, or delivered in person on Election Day.

North Dakota

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 30 days before Election Day, extended to the next business day if this falls on a Sunday (October 5) By Mail: Postmarked 30 days before Election Day, extended to the next
business day if this falls on a Sunday (October 5) Online: 30 Days before Election Day (October4)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received by noon, 3 days before Election Day (October 31)* By Mail: Received by noon, 3 days before Election Day (October 31)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Postmarked no later than the day before Election day and received no later than 10 days after Election day, or delivered in person on Election Day.

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 15 days before Election Day (October 19)
By Mail: Received 15 days before Election Day (October 19)
Online: 15 Days before Election Day (October19)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

Any registered voter may apply

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 7 days before Election Day (October 27)*
By Mail: Received 7 days before Election Day (October 27)*
Online: Received 7 days before Election Day (October 27)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received by 8 pm on Election Day

Rhode Island

Elections Website

South Carolina

Elections Website

South Dakota

Elections Website

Tennessee

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: 30 days before Election Day. If this falls on a Sunday, 29 days before Election Day (October 5)

By Mail: Postmarked 30 days before Election Day, the deadline is extended to the next business day if this falls on a Sunday(October 5)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

You may apply for an absentee ballot if:

  • You are 65 years or older;
  • You are disabled;
  • You will be out of the county on Election day and during the period for early voting by personal appearance; or
  • You are confined in jail, but otherwise eligible, or certified for participation in the address confidentiality program

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

  • In person: Received 11 days before Election Day (October 23)*
  • By Mail: Received 11 days before Election Day (October 23)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Postmarked by Election Day and received by the day after Election Day.

Washington

Elections Website

Washington D.C.

Elections Website

West Virginia

Elections Website

Voter Registration Deadlines:

In person: The Friday before Election Day (October 30) By Mail: Postmarked the 3rd wednesday before Election Day (October 14) Online: 20 days before Election Day
(October 14)

Who Can Get an Absentee Ballot?

  • Any registered voter may apply
  • You must submit a copy of a valid photo ID with your absentee ballot.

Absentee Ballots Application Deadlines:

In person: Received 5days before Election Day (October 29)* By Mail: Received 5 days before Election Day (October 29)* Online: Received 5 days before Election Day (October 29)*

You may not get your completed ballot delivered in time if you apply for an absentee ballot at the deadline.

Completed Absentee Ballot Deadlines:

Received by 8pm on Election Day.