UGAVOTES

On Wednesday, September 8th, SGA and Roosevelt @ UGA announced that the Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections approved an early-voting site at the Tate Student Center, right at the heart of the UGA Campus.

WHAT IS UGAVOTES?

UGAvotes is a cross-campus, nonpartisan voter registration and voter engagement campaign empowering over 35,000 student voices at the University of Georgia.

UGAvotes initiatives include:

  • UGAvotes web domain with voter registration and voting instructions
  • Tabling on campus and at major events
  • Absentee ballot request & ballot collection
  • Presentations at lecture hall classes and club meetings
  • Social media
  • Early voting at Tate Student Center

WHO IS UGAVOTES?

The UGAvotes campaign is organized in a two-prong structure consisting of a steering committee & partnering organizations.

Steering Committee:

  • Roosevelt @ UGA
  • Student Government Association
  • College Republicans
  • Young Democrats 
  • Georgia Political Review

Partnering Organizations:

Black Youth Vote

Muslim Student Association

Women’s Studies Student Organization

UGA Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

University Union

UGA Association of Black Social

Workers Black Affairs Council

Residence Hall Association

Hispanic Student Association

Georgia DAZE

LGBT Resource Center

Indian Cultural Exchange

Camp Kesem

UGA HEROs

UGA Miracle

UGA Student Affairs

Visitors Center

Arch Society

Omicron Delta Kappa

UGA Panhellenic and Interfraternity Council

UGA Multicultural Greek Council

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Beta Zeta Ch. 

UGA IMPACT

IMPORTANT DATES

  • September & October - voter registration
  • October 11st - absentee ballot request and online Georgia registration ends
  • November 1st-2nd, 8am-5pm - in-person early voting for those registered in Clarke County; Tate Room 137
  • November 8th - Election Day

PRESS

Athens Banner Herald

The Red & Black