How to Vote in Mississippi

Find out everything you need to know about how to vote in Mississippi.

Upcoming Elections and Deadlines in Mississippi

Mississippi General Election

Mississippi General Election

Nov 07, 2023

Voter Registration Deadline

Online: Mississippi does not offer online voter registration.

Same-Day Voter Registration

Election Day: Not Available
Early Voting Period: Not available

Absentee Ballot Deadlines

Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot:
Online: Not available
Deadline to Return Completed Absentee Ballot:
By mail: Postmarked by Tue November 7, 2023 and received by Tue November 14, 2023
In person: Ballots must be returned by mail.

Register to Vote

Who can register to vote in Mississippi
Can I register to vote on Election Day?
Voter registration deadlines
Registering to vote as a student
Registering for people with disabilities

Vote Early In-Person

When can I vote early?
Who can vote early?
Where can I go to vote early?
What do I need to bring to vote early?
Can I register to vote during Early Voting?
Voting early as a student
Voting early for people with disabilities

Request a Mail-In/Absentee Ballot

Can everyone vote by mail/absentee?
How do I request a ballot?
What is the deadline to request a ballot?
Requesting an absentee ballot in emergencies or for people with disabilities

Return your Completed Ballot

Does my state allow absentee/mail ballot drop-off?
What is the deadline to drop off a voted ballot?
Where can I drop off my voted ballot?

Vote In-Person on Election Day

Can I register to vote on Election Day?
What do I need to bring to vote on Election Day?
Voting as a Student
Voting for People with Disabilities

Additional Mississippi Resources

Your State Election Official
Overseas & Military Voting
Additional Information