Vote in Michigan! ~ Election Day: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020

You can vote IF:

  • you’re a Michigan resident (when you register) and have lived in your city/township at least 30 days (when you vote)
  • you are a United States citizen
  • you are least 18 years of age (when you vote)
  • you are not currently serving a sentence in jail or prison

Voting Access for All

  • for all people awaiting trial, formerly incarcerated with a felony conviction, about to be released from prison:  You can vote!  And, volunteers can help spread this vital information!

You need to register or update your registration IF:

  • you’ve moved and need to change your voting address
  • you have never registered to vote in Michigan before and are over 17.5 years old
  • you have served a sentence for a felony since you’ve registered

Step 1:  Are You Registered to Vote in Michigan? You need to be, ASAP. Here’s how:

How to Register to Vote in Michigan

  • a fresh & lively two-minute video put out by Washtenaw County

Am I Already Registered to Vote?

  • the Michigan Voter Information Center.  You enter your name and other information to find out:  whether you’re registered; absentee ballot status; your polling location; your clerk’s office; your voting district information

Register to Vote Onlinedeadline: October 19th, 2020.  Aim for Oct. 12th to be safe!


Register at the UUAA’s Voting Clinics!

  • Wednesday, September 16th, 10 AM to 1 PM
  • Thursday, September 24th, 10 AM to 1 PM
  • Wednesday, September 30th, 10 AM to 1 PM

Bryant Community Center, 3 W. Eden Ct., Ann Arbor 48108.  Please wear a mask.

Register by Mailpostmark deadline: October 19th.  Aim for Oct. 5th to be safe!


Register in Person at Your Clerk’s Office, up to and including Nov. 3rd, but don’t wait that long!

  • Bring Proof of Residency (one of the following):  Michigan driver’s license or state ID • Current utility bill • Bank statement • Paycheck or government check  • Other government document

Military and Overseas Citizens

For a thorough explanation, see Voter Registration in Michigan, a 3:30 video put out by the Michigan Dept. of State.

The Complete Voting Process! – from registering to dropping off your completed absentee ballot and all the steps in between!  This is a Non-Partisan Voting Guide.

  • created by UUCivs, a Faith in Action group of the First Unitarian Universalist Church of Ann Arbor
  • easy to read, about 5 pages long.
  • Or, get personalized help at or call 1-855-VOTE-311 (that’s 1- 855-868-3311)