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Civic Engagement and Voting: How to Vote - step by step

This guide shares resources and strategies for learning about socio political issues in order to vote or otherwise participate in civic discourse. It also details local resources for getting involved as well at UNLV and local events.

Register, Research, React!

Voting, whether it's for the first time or the fiftieth, can seem daunting, so we have broken it down into three easy steps for you: register, research, and react! Click on the dropdown on the main tab to learn more about the three steps individually.


Register -  Check out our step by step guide page for voter registration! From choosing your political party to knowing when deadlines are for getting registered and voting, check out this guide for help on starting your voting process.

Research - Check out our step by step guide page for tips on pre-voting research! From reflecting on your personal values and how they align with political issues to seeking out objective information and empathizing with others, check out this guide for help on how to be a more informed voter!

React - You are all prepped and ready to go, now you just need to figure out how and why to vote! Check out the React page for this information.

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