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Vote at UHCL

UHCL is proud to serve as an Election Day polling site for Harris County.

Polling Site

Election Day

Information on the next election day will be posted as it approaches.

Bayou Building, Garden Room (B1510)
2700 Bay Area Blvd.
Houston, TX 77058-1002

Free parking is available on election day for voters in Student Parking Lot D.


Voter Registration

Voters registered in Texas vote at the polls in federal, State of Texas, and local elections. You must be registered to vote at least 30 days before the election you plan to vote in. Voting is an important right of United States citizenship. To assist you in exercising your right to vote, UHCL makes voter registration forms available to you on campus at the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership, SSCB 1204.

Online, verify your registration or request a registration form from Vote Texas.


Voter Education

UHCL provides several opportunities promoting voter education and turnout. These events and experiences are posted on UHCL GetInvolved and include:

  • Voting 101 Workshops
  • Summer Voter Education Series
  • Celebration of civic holidays and national events including National Voter Registration Day, National Vote Early Day, and Rock the Vote
  • Election Night and Debate Watch Parties
  • Panel Discussions and Dialogues 
Student displaying I Voted sticker
Learn more about civic engagement on campus!

Civic Engagement Programs

UHCL Voter Friendly Campus (VFC) Plan

Learn more about how UHCL is encouraging civic learning and voter participation on campus.

VFC Plan
VFC End-of-Year Report

Voter Friendly Campus 2021-20222020 All In Silver Campus Seal: 60-90% Voting Rate; Decellence in Student Voter Engagement Presidential 2020 Election

As part of the Voter Friendly Campus designation, UHCL envisions and implements a civic action plan every two years that defines goals and opportunities for civic engagement on campus. We also participate in the National Study of Learning, Voting and Engagement  (NSLVE) to better understand trends in voting behavior at UHCL. Learn more about how UHCL is committing to civic learning and democratic engagement! 

Contact

  • Student Involvement and Leadership

    Phone: 281-283-2560
    Fax: 281-283-2566
    Email: getinvolved@uhcl.edu

    SSCB 1204
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 198
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Regular office hours:
    Mon. - Thurs., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Fri. - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Please call ahead during holidays and semester breaks.