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Wisconsin Voter Info

The general election is Nov 8, 2022.
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Important Dates to know, Wisconsin!

New Voter Registration Deadline

Online by Wed Jul 20, 2022

Absentee Ballot Request Deadline

Received by Thu Aug 4, 2022 5:00PM CDT

Early Voting

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Can I Vote by Mail? (Absentee)

Received by Tue Aug 9, 2022 8:00PM CDT
Received by Thu Aug 4, 2022 5:00PM CDT

Any registered California voter may apply for an absentee ballot and vote by mail.

Am I eligible to register to vote?

You are eligible to vote in Wisconsin if you:
  • Are a U.S citizen
  • Are a resident of Wisconsin
  • Are at least 18 years old by Election Day
  • Live in the precinct where you vote for at least 28 days prior to the election
You are NOT eligible to vote in Wisconsin if:
  • You are in prison or detention or jail or penal institution
  • You are on parole for a felony conviction or convicted of a felony
  • You are otherwise disqualified from voting
  • You are currently serving a sentence including incarceration, parole, probation, or extended supervision for a felony conviction
Service members and their dependents may register and request a ballot using the federal voter registration/ballot request form ("FPCA"). You will have the following identification options when completing the form:
  • U.S. State or Territory or District Issued ID
  • Option to Indicate that you do not have the Requested ID
  • Last 4 Digits of your Social Security Number
U.S. citizens living abroad have the right to vote as absentee voters, provided they are eligible to vote in their state. If you are living outside of the U.S. permanently, indefinitely, or temporarily, your voting rights stay with you, even if you never voted when you lived in the U.S. To vote from overseas:
  • Complete and send an overseas voter registration/ballot request form to your election office in the U.S. This is one specific form that will register you as an overseas voter and request your absentee ballot – simultaneously.

Can I vote if I have a record?

Please use our eligibility tool to find out if you can vote.

Individuals convicted of a felony are ineligible to vote while incarcerated, on parole, or on probation. Voting rights are automatically restored upon completion of all supervised release. Ex-offenders should re-register to vote.

I am a college student. Where do I register to vote?

Students who lived in Wisconsin before moving elsewhere to attend school, and who wish to establish or keep their Wisconsin voting residency (i.e., at their parents’ Wisconsin address), should have no problem doing so unless they have already registered to vote in another state. Wisconsin law clearly gives students the right to register and vote where they attend school. Generally, your residence is where you currently live—your place of fixed habitation—“without any present intention to move.” Elections officials are not allowed to consider student status when determining your eligibility to vote.

Will I need ID?

To register to vote in Wisconsin you should provide:
  • Your Wisconsin Driver's License or State/non-driver ID Number
If you do not have these IDs, you may provide:
  • Last Four Digits of your Social Security Number
In order to complete your voter registration in Wisconsin, you will need to provide a copy of a valid ID. Accepted IDs include:
  • Valid Student ID accompanied by tuition receipt
  • Valid Student ID accompanied by on-campus housing listing that denotes US Citizenship
  • Property Tax Bill or Receipt dated within the current year or within a year prior to the election date
  • Utility Bill not older than 90 days
  • Letter from a homeless organization verifying your residence location for purposes of voter registration
  • Lease (exception: not valid for registration by mail)
  • Wisconsin ID Card
  • Valid Employee ID with photo
  • Government Issued Document that shows your current name and address
  • Valid Wisconsin issued ID
  • Valid Wisconsin Driver's License except one issued to an individual that is not a United States citizen
  • Bank Statement, Paycheck or Government Check
In Wisconsin, you need to show a valid ID to vote. You can use any ID from this list:
  • Valid Wisconsin Driver's License
  • Valid US Passport
  • Valid ID Issued by the Wisconsin Department of Motor Vehicles, Transportation, Highway Safety, etc.
  • Valid Tribal ID
  • Valid Military ID
If you do not have an ID from the above list, in Wisconsin additional, acceptable forms of ID include:
  • Driving Receipt Issued by DOT not more than 45 Days before Election
  • Valid Student ID Issued not less than two years after Date of Issuance accompanied by Separate Document to Prove Enrollment
  • Certificate of Naturalization Dated no earlier than two years prior to the Date of the Election
  • Citation or Notice of Intent to Suspend Wisconsin Issued Driver License Dated within 60 Days of Election

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Wisconsin Voter Info

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