What Every Voter Should Know

FAQ’s for College and High School Students

How old do I have to be to register and vote?

Can someone from the DCBOE come to my school and give us more information?

Can high school students work the polls on Election Day?

I’m a college student in DC – can I register and vote in DC?

How I can register in DC?

Can someone from the DCBOE come to my college or university and give us more information?

What if I’m a DC resident attending college or university in another state?


Still have a question that we didn’t answer? We welcome your questions and feedback.  Email us at press@dcboe.org with any additional questions, and we’ll make sure you get all the information you need.