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How and Where to Vote

For general Information about Voting and Elections in Harris County, visit: https://www.harrisvotes.com/

November 2019 Harris County Special and Joint Election information

Days and Hours for Early and Election Day voting

Early Voting:
October 21st - October 26th, 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

October 27th, 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

October 28th - November 1st, 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Election Day voting:
November 5, 7:00am-7:00pm

Where to vote 

Find your Poll and View your Ballot (for those registered to vote in Harris County): http://harrisvotes.com/VoterBallotSearch.aspx?L=E

Early Voting Locations in Harris County for November 2019 Joint and Special Election

Fiesta Mart, 8130 Kirby Drive

Metropolitan Multi-Purpose Center, 1475 West Gray St. 

For other locations, visit: http://www.harrisvotes.com/EarlyVoting/EarlyVotingLocationsNonIE.pdf

Campus Election Day Voting location for 2019 November Election, Rice RMC (for those registered to vote at their Rice campus address)

Other Election Day voting locations: https://harrisvotes.com/VotingInfo/PollingLocations?lang=en-US

Absentee Ballots

If you want to vote in your home-state election, go here to learn the process for getting a ballot and deadlines: https://www.vote.org/absentee-ballot/

Absentee voting deadlines, by state: /media/uploads/fa18_voter_deadlines.pdf

Need a stamp to mail in your ballot?  Get one from your college coordinator, the info desk in the RMC, or the Post Office next to Glasscock School. 

Voter Registration

Learn whether you are registered to vote: https://www.vote.org/am-i-registered-to-vote/

Learn how to register to vote in Texas: https://www.votetexas.gov/register-to-vote/

Learn how to register to vote in your home state: https://www.vote.org/register-to-vote/

Student Voting Guide: https://www.brennancenter.org/analysis/student-voting-guide-texas