Early & Absentee Voting in New York

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New York is holding a closed state primary election on June 28th. The deadline to register to vote is June 3rd. If you are already registered and need to update or change your party, you must do so by February 14th. New Voters may register and declare their party by June 3rd.

In New York, you may vote in-person during early voting, on Election Day, or, if you qualify, vote by mail. Your polling place hours are 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

More Early Voting & Absentee Voting Details for New York

Early Voting Dates: June 18th to June 26th

You may vote early at county-designated locations from June 18th to June 26th. Contact your county clerk's office here for more information on early voting hours and locations.

You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than June 13th. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it by mail or in-person. If returning it by mail, your ballot must be postmarked by Election Day. You may also return your ballot in-person to an early voting site during early voting dates and hours, a polling location on Election Day, or your County Board of Elections Office by 9:00 p.m. on Election Day.

To vote absentee, you may submit one application form annually for all elections in a calendar year.

 

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Alabama 03/30/2022 05/19/2022

Early Voting Dates: March 30th to May 19th 


Alabama offers early voting options to voters with a qualifying excuse. If you qualify, you may use an absentee ballot to vote early in person with your county’s Absentee Election Manager from March 30th to May 19th. Note you may need to provide evidence of your excuse.


If you qualify, you may also vote by mail. You must request your ballot by mail by May 17th. Then, after you fill out your ballot you must have two witnesses, over the age of 18, or a notary, sign the sealed return envelope where indicated. You may return your absentee ballot in person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 12:00 p.m. on Election Day, May 24th. You may also deliver it in person to your county’s Absentee Election Manager by 5 p.m. on the day prior to the election, May 23rd.


You must submit a separate form for each election that you would like to participate in by mail. You’ll must have an excuse to vote absentee.


Yes
Alaska 08/01/2022 08/15/2022

Early Voting Dates: Aug. 1st to Aug. 15th.


You may vote in person at your regional Divisions of Elections office or other designated locations from Aug. 1st to Aug. 15th.


To vote by mail, you’ll need to apply for a ballot by August 6th. You must sign the certificate on the return envelope with an adult witness or official authorized to administer oaths present, such as a notary. You may return your ballot in person to any Divisions of Elections office, polling location, or designated drop box by 8:00 pm on Election Day. Ballots returned by mail must be postmarked by Election Day, August 16th.


Alaska also offers electronic request and delivery options for absentee voting. Click here for more information. Applications for electronic voting must be received by 5:00 p.m. on August 15th. The vote-by-mail application period opens on Jan. 1st. You may select to receive ballots by mail or electronically for all or select elections in the calendar year.


The vote-by-mail application period opens on Jan. 1st. You can select to receive ballots by mail or electronically for all or select elections in the calendar year. Applications sent by mail must be received at least 10 days prior to the election date.


No
Arizona 07/06/2022 07/29/2022

Early Voting Dates: July 6th to July 29th


You may vote early in-person at your county elections office before the election. In Arizona, early voting starts on July 6th.


To vote by mail, you’ll need to apply for a mail-in ballot by July 22nd at 5 p.m. When you complete your ballot, it must be received by 7 p.m. on Election Day. It may be returned by mail, at any of your county’s polling places, or in any of your county’s ballot dropboxes.


You may also elect to be on Arizona’s Permanent Early Voting List for all elections, meaning a ballot will be automatically sent to you for each future election. Submit a new registration form with this selection if it is your preference.


No
Arkansas 05/09/2022 05/23/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 9th to May 23rd


You may vote early before election day in Arkansas from May 9th to May 23rd at locations designated by your county.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote by mail with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you must submit an application to vote absentee to your county clerk. The deadline to apply by mail is May 17th, and in person is May 20th.


When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by the county clerk’s office by 7:30 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may return your ballot in person to your county clerk’s office by Friday, May 20th at the close of business for your local clerk.


In most cases, you must submit a separate application to vote absentee for each election that you would like to participate in by mail. You’ll need to have an excuse to vote absentee.


 


Yes
California N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: Varies by County 


Many counties provide in-person early voting at designated vote centers. Contact your county elections office for exact dates. You may also register to vote in person at these locations through Election Day.


California conducts its elections by mail. If you are registered to vote by May 23rd you will automatically receive a ballot in the mail to the address on your registration. If you would like to have a ballot mailed to a different address, your request must be received by May 23rd. If you are returning your ballot by mail, it must be postmarked on or before Election Day, June 7th.


Completed ballots may be also returned in-person to a polling place, your county elections office, or a designated drop-off location or ballot drop box by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


No
Colorado 06/20/2022 06/27/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 20th to June 27th


If you are registered to vote by June 20th you will receive a ballot in the mail. If you did not receive a ballot in the mail, contact your county election office here as soon as possible to ask about receiving a ballot. Ballots may be returned in-person to a drop box or Voter Service Center by 7 p.m. on Election Day. Ballots returned by mail must be received by 7 p.m. on Election Day, June 28th.


Voter Service Centers will be open for in-person voter registration, voting, and ballot drop off by June 20th. Some service centers may open earlier. Check with your county election office for additional information on operating dates and hours for your county.


No
Connecticut N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: None


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, the deadline to apply for your absentee ballot is August 8th. However, we recommend applying at least two weeks before Election Day to allow adequate time for mailing.


When you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. You may return your ballot by mail or in-person. If you return your ballot by mail, be sure to return it as soon as possible. If you return it in-person, you may bring it to your town clerk or a secure ballot drop box.


You must submit a separate absentee application form for each election that you would like to participate in by mail.


Yes
Delaware N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: Varies by County 


Beginning this year, you may vote early in Delaware at your county’s polling site. Early voting will begin no later than September 3rd. Hours and dates will vary by county. Contact your local elections office for more information on early voting.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than September 9th.


When you complete your absentee ballot, your ballot must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You may request to receive ballots by-mail for most elections during the calendar year. School board and related elections are not covered by this application.


Yes
District of Columbia 06/10/2022 06/19/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 10th to June 19th


You may vote early in-person in Washington D.C at an early voting center from June 10th to June 19th. Early voting centers will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.


All D.C. voters will receive a ballot in the mail. If you will not be at the address you are registered to vote at, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than June 6th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to a secure ballot drop box or vote center by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


In your absentee ballot request, you may choose to receive absentee ballots for a single election, all elections during a single calendar year, or to be placed on the permanent absentee voting list.


No
Florida 08/08/2022 08/21/2022

Early voting dates: August 8th to August 21st (Date vary by county)


You may vote early in person in most counties at a designated early voting location between August 13th and August 20th. Some counties may extend the early voting period from August 8th to August 21st.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot. Your request must be received by August 13th at 5:00 p.m. When you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by Election Day at 7:00 p.m. Your ballot may be returned via mail or in person at a secure ballot drop box within your county.


When submitting your absentee request, you may choose to vote by mail for all future elections. Your absentee selection must be renewed every two years.


No
Georgia 05/02/2022 05/20/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 2nd to May 20th


You may vote early from May 2nd to May 20th at designated early voting locations.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 13th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, May 24th. Alternatively, you may return it to your County Board of Registrar’s office or place it in one of your county’s secure ballot drop off locations by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


No
Hawaii 08/01/2022 08/12/2022

Early Voting Dates: August 1st to August 12th


You may vote in person at your local voter service centers and elections office before the election from August 1st to August 12th. Early voting times may vary by county. You may also register to vote in person at voter service centers.


All registered voters in Hawaii will be sent a vote by mail ballot to their home address approximately 18 days before Election Day. If you need a ballot by-mail delivered to an address that is different than what is on your registration, you must submit your request by August 6th to receive a by-mail ballot. If you do not receive a ballot in the mail, contact your county elections office as soon as possible to ask about receiving a ballot.


You may return your ballot by mail, in person to your county elections office, or at a voter service center. Ballots must be received by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


 


No
Idaho 05/02/2022 05/13/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 2nd to May 13th


You may vote early starting May 2nd. Check with your county clerk’s office for exact hours and locations.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 6th at 5:00 p.m. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may place it in one of your county’s secure ballot drop boxes or deliver it in person to your county clerk’s office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit an absentee application for each election.


No
Illinois 05/19/2022 06/27/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 19th to June 27th 


You may vote in person at designated early voting locations from May 19th to June 27th.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than June 23rd. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by Election Day. If you are returning it in person, it may be delivered to your local elections office or dropped in a secure ballot drop box by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit an absentee application for each election.


No
Indiana 10/29/2022 11/05/2022

Early Voting Dates: April 5th to May 2nd 


You may vote early in person in Indiana from April 5th to May 2nd at noon using an absentee ballot. To find early voting locations and hours, contact your county clerk’s office here.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot by mail. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than April 21st. It may be returned via mail or in person at your county’s elections office. When you complete your absentee ballot, if returning by mail, it must be received by noon on May 3rd. If you are returning it in person, it must be received by 6 p.m. on May 3rd.


You must submit an absentee application for each election.


Yes
Iowa 05/18/2022 06/06/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 18th to June 6th


You may vote early in Iowa at your county auditor’s office using an absentee ballot, from May 18th to June 6th.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 23rd at 5:00 p.m. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by your by Election Day at 8:00 p.m. Alternatively, you may deliver it in person to your county auditor’s office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit an absentee application for each election.


No
Kansas 07/13/2022 08/01/2022

Early Voting Dates: July 13th to August 1st 


You may vote early in Kansas at your County’s Election Office or satellite voting locations. Exact dates and times will vary by county. Contact your County Election Office for more information.


To cast an absentee ballot by mail, you’ll need to apply for an advance ballot no later than July 26th. When you complete your ballot, you may return it in person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in person to a secure ballot drop box, or early voting and Election Day polling locations while polls are open.


You must submit an absentee application for each election


No
Kentucky 05/12/2022 05/14/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 12th to May 14th


You may vote early in person at your county clerk’s office from May 12th to May 14th. Check with your county clerk for more info and exact early voting poll times.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 3rd. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it by mail or in person. Regardless of which return method you use, your ballot must be returned by 6:00 p.m. on May 17th.


You must submit an absentee application for each election.


Yes
Louisiana 10/25/2022 11/01/2022

Early Voting Dates: October 25th to November 1st. 


You may vote early in-person at a designated location within your parish from October 25th to November 1st.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you will need apply for an absentee ballot no later than November 4th. Your ballot must be returned by Monday, November 7th. It may be returned via mail or in-person to your parish’s registrar of voters.


Yes
Maine 05/15/2022 06/09/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 15th to June 9th


You may vote absentee in-person at your municipal clerk’s office beginning no later than May 15th. Contact your clerk’s office for more information, including exact dates and times.


To vote absentee-by-mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than June 9th. When you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. Your ballot may be returned via mail or in-person at your municipal clerk’s office or a secure ballot drop box.


You must submit an absentee application for each election.


No
Maryland 07/07/2022 07/14/2022

Early Voting Dates: July 7th to July 14th


You may vote early in Maryland at a designated early voting center from July 7th to July 14th.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot by mail no later than July 12th at 4:30 p.m., online no later than July 15th, or in person no later than July 19th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by July 19th. If returning in-person, you may deliver it to your local board of elections, an early voting center, or a designated ballot drop box by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


In your absentee ballot request, you may choose to receive absentee ballots for all statewide elections during a single calendar year.


No
Massachusetts N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: TBD (Early voting dates and hours vary at the discretion of the city clerk)


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote by mail with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than August 30th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by your city or town hall by 8 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your city or town hall or place it in one of your city or town’s secure ballot drop box by 8 p.m. on Election Day.


In your absentee ballot request, you may choose to receive absentee ballots for all statewide elections during a single calendar year.


Yes
Michigan 06/23/2022 08/01/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 23rd to August 1st (In-person absentee)


You may vote early at your local election clerk’s office from June 23rd to August 1st. Contact your clerk’s office for specific dates and hours.


To vote absentee by-mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than 5:00 p.m. on July 29th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may place it in a secure ballot drop box or deliver it in-person to your clerk’s office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


In your absentee ballot request, you may choose to receive absentee ballots for all forthcoming statewide elections.


No
Minnesota 06/24/2022 08/08/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 24th to August 8th


You may vote early at your county clerk’s office from June 24th to August 8th. Contact your clerk’s office for specific dates and hours.


To vote by-mail, first, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than August 8th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by August 9th. You may also return your ballot in-person to the election office that mailed your ballot, which you must do by 3:00 p.m. Election Day.


In your absentee ballot request, you may choose to receive absentee ballots for all statewide elections during a single calendar year.


No
Mississippi 04/08/2022 06/04/2022

Early Voting Dates: April 8th to June 4th (excuse required)


You may vote early via in person absentee voting in Mississippi at your Circuit Clerk’s Office from April 8th to June 4th. A valid excuse is necessary in order to vote in person absentee. Your Circuit Clerk’s Office will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Additionally, from May 28th to June 4th, your Circuit Clerk’s Office will be open from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. noon.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, apply for an absentee ballot no later than a week before the election. Both your absentee ballot request application and ballot must be signed by a notary.


When you receive your ballot, you have two options to complete it. You may complete and return your ballot by mail. It must be postmarked by Election Day. Alternatively, if you’d like to return it in-person, you may bring your blank ballot to your circuit court, and complete it in the presence of the elections clerk before turning it in. Find your circuit court location here. The last day for this method of voting is June 4th.


You may not complete your ballot at home and drop it off in-person. You must submit an application for each election that you would like to participate in by-mail.


Yes
Missouri N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: None


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than July 20th. When you complete your absentee ballot, it must be notarized. You may return your ballot in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your local elections authority by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit an application for each election that you would like to participate in by mail.




 



Yes
Montana 05/09/2022 06/06/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 9th to June 6th (In-person absentee)


You may vote early in Montana beginning on May 9th. Be sure to contact your local elections office for early voting polling hours and more information.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than June 6th at 12:00 p.m. noon. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your county election office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


When submitting your absentee ballot request, you may request a single ballot or choose to become a permanent absentee voters by-mail for all future elections.


No
Nebraska 10/09/2022 11/07/2022

Early Voting Dates: April 11th to May 9th.


You may vote early in-person in Nebraska at your county election office beginning 30 days before Election Day.


To vote early by mail, you’ll need to apply for an early voting (absentee) ballot no later than 6:00 p.m. on May 2nd. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by the close of polls on Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your county election official’s office by the close of the polls on Election Day.


You must submit an application for each election that you would like to participate in by mail.


No
Nevada 05/28/2022 06/10/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 28th to June 10th


You may vote early in Nevada at an early voting polling location from May 28th to June 10th before the election.


All registered voters in Nevada will be sent a vote by mail ballot to their home address. If you will not be at your residence and would like to have your ballot mailed to a different address, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 31st. If you do not receive a ballot in the mail, contact your county elections office as soon as possible to ask about a replacement ballot.


When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to a secure ballot drop box by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


No
New Hampshire N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: New Hampshire does not permit early voting.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot at least one week before the election. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning in-person, you may drop it off at your town or city clerk’s office, and it must be received by 5:00 p.m. on September 12th. If returning by mail, your ballot must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Election Day.


Yes
New Jersey 06/03/2022 06/05/2022

Early Voting: June 3rd to June 5th


You may vote early in New Jersey at any early voting center in your county from June 3rd to June 5th.


To vote-by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 31st. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by June 7th, Election Day. Alternatively, you may place it in one of your county’s secure ballot drop box or deliver it in-person to your county’s Board of Elections office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


When applying for an absentee ballot, you may choose to become a permanent vote by mail voter, meaning you will automatically be sent a ballot for all future elections.


 


No
New Mexico 05/10/2022 06/04/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 10th to June 4th (Exact dates and times may vary by county)


You may vote early in New Mexico at your county clerk’s office from May 10th to June 4th before the election.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot, no later than June 2nd. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your county clerk’s office or any Election Day polling location by 7:00 p.m on Election Day.


You must submit an application for each election that you would like to participate in by mail.


No
New York 06/18/2022 06/26/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 18th to June 26th


You may vote early at county-designated locations from June 18th to June 26th. Contact your county clerk’s office here for more information on early voting hours and locations.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than June 13th. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it by mail or in-person. If returning it by mail, your ballot must be postmarked by Election Day. You may also return your ballot in-person to an early voting site during early voting dates and hours, a polling location on Election Day, or your County Board of Elections Office by 9:00 p.m. on Election Day.


To vote absentee, you may submit one application form annually for all elections in a calendar year.


 


Yes
North Carolina 04/28/2022 05/14/2022

Early Voting Dates: April 28th to May 14th


You may vote in-person at your county’s Board of Elections office and designated early voting locations from April 28th to May 14th. You may also register to vote during early voting. Early voting hours vary widely by county, check with your local Board of Elections for exact times.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 10th at 5:00 p.m. When you complete your absentee ballot, it must be signed by a notary or two witnesses. You may return your ballot in-person or by mail. If returning it by mail, it must be postmarked by Election Day. If returning it in-person, you may bring it to your county board of elections no later than 5:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit an application for an absentee ballot by mail for each election that you’d like to vote absentee.


No
North Dakota N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: Varies by county


You may vote early in North Dakota at your county elections office. Contact your county election official’s office for exact early voting dates and times.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot. While there is no official request deadline, you should request your absentee ballot at least one week before Election Day. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it by mail or in-person. If you are returning your ballot by mail, it must be postmarked by June 13th. If you are returning your ballot in-person, it must be received by June 13th.


To vote absentee, you may submit one application form annually for all elections in a calendar year.


No
Ohio 10/12/2022 11/07/2022

Early Voting Dates: April 5th to May 2nd


You may vote early at your county election office from April 5th to May 2nd at 2:00 p.m.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than April 30th at noon. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it by mail or in-person. If returning it by mail, it must be postmarked by May 2nd. If returning it in-person, you must return it to your county board of elections by 7:30 pm on Election Day.


You must submit an application for an absentee ballot for each election that you’d like to vote absentee.


No
Oklahoma 06/22/2022 06/25/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 22nd to June 25th


You may vote early in-person at an early voting site from June 22nd to June 25th.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than June 13th at 5:00 p.m. When completing your ballot, a notary’s signature as a witness is required. You may return your ballot by mail or in-person. If you are mailing your ballot, it must be received by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. If you are returning it in-person, it must be returned to your county board of elections office no later than 5:00 p.m. on June 27th.


To vote absentee, you may submit one application form annually for all elections in a calendar year.


No
Oregon N/A N/A

Early Voting Dates: None


All registered voters in Oregon will be sent a vote by mail ballot to their home address approximately 18 days before Election Day. If you will not be at your residence and would like to have your ballot mailed to a different address, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot. The deadline to request an absentee ballot is May 12th. If you do not receive a ballot in the mail, contact your county elections office as soon as possible to ask about a replacement ballot.


When you complete your ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by Election Day. If returning your ballot in-person, you may place it in one of your county’s secure ballot drop boxes by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.

No
Pennsylvania N/A 05/10/2022

Early Voting Dates: Until May 10th.


You may vote early in-person from the time that your county receives ballots for the election until May 10th. The process of receiving ballots does not have a set date. To find out the ballot arrival status, as well as for information about your early voting site, contact your county election officials.


To vote by-mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 10th at 5 p.m. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may place it in one of your county’s secure ballot drop box or deliver it in-person to your county board of elections office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


To vote absentee, you may submit one application form annually for all elections in a calendar year.


No
Rhode Island 08/24/2022 09/12/2022

Early Voting Dates: August 24th to September 12th


You may vote early in-person in Rhode Island at your local board of canvassers from August 23rd to September 12th.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than August 23rd at 4:00 p.m. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, your ballot must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. If you are returning your ballot in-person, you must hand deliver it to the State Board of Elections or to any of the secure ballot drop boxes within the state by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit an application for an absentee ballot by-mail for each election.


No
South Carolina 05/16/2022 06/13/2022

Early Voting Dates: May 16th to June 13th


You may vote absentee in-person at your county elections office in South Carolina from May 16th to June 13th. An excuse is necessary.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot by mail no later than June 10th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your county voter registration office by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Photo ID is required for in-person absentee ballot return.


You must submit an application for an absentee ballot by-mail for each election.


Yes
South Dakota 04/22/2022 06/06/2022

Early Voting Dates: April 22nd to June 6th


You may vote early in-person in South Dakota at your county election official’s office from April 22nd to June 6th.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot at the county election official no later than June 6th at 5:00 p.m. A copy of your photo ID or, if you do not have one, a signed affidavit is required when you apply to vote by mail. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. Either way, it must be received by your County Election Official on Election Day in enough time for them to deliver your ballot to your voting precinct before the polls close. We recommend returning your ballot by 12:00 p.m. noon on Election Day.


You must submit an application for an absentee ballot by-mail for each election.


No
Tennessee 07/15/2022 07/30/2022

Early Voting Dates: July 15th to July 30th


You may vote early in Tennessee at your county election commission’s office from July 15th to July 30th before the election.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot by July 28th. When you complete your absentee ballot, you must return it by mail, and it must be received by 7:00 p.m. CST Election Day. You may NOT return your ballot in-person.


You must submit an application for each election that you would like to participate in by-mail.


Yes
Texas 10/24/2022 11/04/2022

Early Voting Dates: October 24th to November 4th


You may vote early in Texas at any early voting location in your county from Oct. 24th to Nov. 4th.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you must apply for an absentee ballot no later than Oct. 28th by the close of business. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning a ballot by mail, it must be received by Election Day at 7:00 p.m. If returning a ballot in-person, it must be hand returned to your county early voting clerk by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit a form for each election that you would like to participate in by mail.


Yes
Utah 06/14/2022 06/24/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 14th to June 24th (specific dates and times may vary by county)


You may vote in-person at an early voting center in your county from June 14th to June 24th. Contact your county clerk’s office for exact dates and times.


If you are a registered voter in Utah, you will automatically receive a vote-by-mail ballot. If you will not be at your residence and would like to have you ballot mailed to a different address, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot by June 17th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, your ballot must be postmarked by June 27th. Alternatively, you may place it in one of your county’s secure ballot drop box by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


No
Vermont 06/25/2022 08/08/2022

Early Voting Dates: June 25th to Aug. 8th


You may vote early in-person in Vermont at your town clerk’s office from June 25th to August 8th.


To vote absentee by-mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 8th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your town clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 8th or to your polling site by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit an application for an absentee ballot by-mail for each election. In 2022, if you are a registered voter, you may automatically receive a mail-in ballot, depending on your municipality. Contact your town clerk to see if this is applicable to you.


No
Virginia 05/07/2022 06/18/2022

Early Voting: May 7th to June 18th


You may vote in-person at your local registrar’s office or other early voting location in your county from May 7th to June 18th.


To vote absentee by-mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than 5:00 p.m. on June 10th. After you have completed your ballot, you must have a witness sign the back of the return envelope. You may return your ballot by mail or in-person. If you choose to mail your ballot, it must be postmarked by Election Day and received within three days. If returning it in-person, it must be received by your local registrar’s office or other designated drop-off location by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


No
Washington 07/15/2022 08/02/2022

Early Voting Dates: July 15th to August 2nd


You may vote early in Washington at a vote center in your county from July 15th to August 2nd.


If you are a registered voter in Washington, you will receive a mail-in ballot approximately 18 days before Election Day. If you do not receive a ballot in the mail, contact your county elections office as soon as possible to ask about receiving a ballot. You may return your ballot in-person or by mail. If returning your ballot by mail, it must be postmarked by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. If returning in-person, you must return your ballot to a vote center or deposit it in a secure ballot drop box by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


If you will not be at your residence and would like to have your ballot mailed to a different address, you may do so through the Secretary of State’s My Vote Portal. The deadline to submit this request is July 25th. Be sure to follow specific instructions so you do not affect your permanent address and registration.


No
West Virginia 10/26/2022 11/05/2022

Early Voting Dates: April 27th to May 7th


You may vote early in West Virginia at your county courthouse or other designated early voting location from April 27th to May 7th.


You must have an excuse to qualify to vote with an absentee ballot. If you qualify, you must apply for an absentee ballot no later than May 4th. An excuse is required. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be postmarked by Election Day. Alternatively, you may return it in-person to your county clerk’s office by May 9th.


You must submit an application for an absentee ballot by-mail for each election.


Yes
Wisconsin 07/26/2022 08/07/2022

Early Voting Dates: July 26th to August 7th.


You may vote early in-person in Wisconsin at your municipal clerk’s office from July 26th to August 7th.


To vote absentee by-mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than August 4th. A copy of your photo ID with address and signature is required with your absentee ballot application. When you complete your absentee ballot, you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, August 9th. Alternatively, you may place it in one of your county’s secure ballot drop box, deliver it in-person to your municipal clerk’s office, or deliver it to your polling place by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


No
Wyoming 07/01/2022 08/15/2022

Early Voting Dates: July 1st to Aug. 15th (In-person absentee)


You may vote early in-person in Wyoming at your county clerk’s office from July 1st to August 15th.


To vote absentee by mail, you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot no later than August 15th. When you complete your absentee ballot you may return it in-person or by mail. If returning by mail, it must be received by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Alternatively, you may deliver it in-person to your county clerk’s office by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.


You must submit a form for each election that you would like to participate in by-mail.


No