Same Day Voter Registration

Almost half of U.S. states allow people to register to vote on Election Day. All you need is the proper identification.

What States Allow Same Day Voter Registration?

For more information on voting policies by state, visit Rock the Vote’s election center.

Alaska*

California

Colorado

Connecticut**

District of Columbia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Iowa

Maine

Maryland

Michigan**

Minnesota

Montana**

Nevada

New Hampshire

Rhode Island*

Utah

Vermont

Washington

Wisconsin

Wyoming

* Same-day registration is available in Alaska and Rhode Island to allow you to vote for President and Vice President only, but you will not be able to vote a full ballot if you register on Election Day.

** Same-day registration is available at a location other than your polling place – learn more about how to register on Election Day in your state here.

 

Additional Note: New Mexico and North Carolina allow same day registration during early voting, but not on Election Day.