General Election Information
Key Dates and Deadlines
November 3: Election Day
Now - October 6: Register using paper forms, by mail, or with a Deputy Registrar.
Now - October 18: Register Online
October 7 - November 3: Register and vote the same day at in-person locations
September 24-November 2: Vote Early at the County Clerk's Office (Voters must be already registered to vote before October 7th)
October 19-November 2: Vote Early at campus and county-wide locations
Vote By Mail
Now-Nov 2: Request a Mail-in Ballot (Voters are encouraged to request mail-in ballots as early as possible)
September 24: Mail-in Ballots will start being sent out
September 24-November 3: Return your mail-in Ballot before 7pm on November 3.
Learn about registration requirements in Illinois, as well as how to register in Champaign County, check your registration status and update your registration if you've moved since the last time you voted.
See what will be on your ballot in November, learn about the candidates, and make a plan for how to vote.
Learn how to vote by mail or vote in person either before or on Election Day.
Champaign County Clerk
\\The Champaign County Clerk is the election authority and the definitive source for election information for Champaign Count. You can find out about the election at the Count Clerk's website or reach out to them by phone or on social media.
Resources for Voters and Volunteers
The League has developed a number of Election Resources for Voters and Volunteer such as handouts and training materials, that are freely available to all to download and share.
We also are developing videos, social media graphics and flyers as part of our Grow the Vote campaign. We encourage you to get the word out by sharing these resources on social media, in newsletters, or any other ways you can think of!
Illinois State Board of Elections
Information about elections and voting in Illinois can also be found at the Illinois State Board of Elections website.
Illinois Public Media
Illinois Public Media has a nice web page with a variety of election information, including Congressional Candidate debates, on this page.