Saint Mary’s University, Los Angeles is fully committed to engaging all members
of our community in the democratic process. By providing resources, education, and programming we hope to encourage students to assume and embrace their full role as active citizens and ultimately to become “graduates who are committed to using their knowledge and skills to better themselves, their environments, and the world” (MSMU Mission Statement).
Votes is an initiative of the Division of Student Affairs coordinated by
Women’s Leadership and Student Involvement and in collaboration with various
departments and offices.
Local elections are just as important as national elections!
Los Angeles County Elections will be happening on March 7th, 2017.
The links below have information on the candidates and measures that will be
voted on in the upcoming election. Be sure to learn more about the measures and
candidates that will affect your community.
Mount Saint Mary's University partners with National Voter Registration Day. This online voter registration form is safe, secure, easy to use, and for registrants from all states.
Elections and voter information from the California Secretary of State
You can apply to register to vote right now by filling in the online application using the Online Registration Link
The Voter Guide can help you make informed decisions. It includes impartial analysis, arguments in favor and against the many ballot measures, declarations of the candidates, the Voter Bill of Rights, and other important information.
Produced for statewide elections in California since 1994, the Easy Voter Guide is a collaboration of the League of Women Voters® of California Education Fund and the California State Library.
VOTE411.org is a "one-stop-shop" for election related information. It provides nonpartisan information to the public with both general and state-specific information on the following aspects of the election process.
A personalized ballot by address including polling place location, candidate profiles, and ballot measures, and campaign finance and election information.
Vote Smart's mission is to provide free, factual, unbiased information on candidates and elected officials to ALL Americans.
TurboVote can help you receive election reminders, get registered to vote, & apply for your absentee ballot.
Check out trending issues, polls and news in your community
Nonpartisan voice for Latinos that partners with Affiliates across the country to serve millions of Latinos in the areas of civic engagement, civil rights and immigration, education, workforce and the economy, health, and housing.
developed state-specific guides to help students understand how to register and
cast a ballot in their school or home community.
Young people make up a
large portion of eligible voters and can enact change in their communities but
many don’t register or cast a ballot.
in my college community affect my federal financial aid? Does being an
in-state or out-of-state student for tuition purposes affect my right to vote?
Get answers to some common questions from students.
The purpose is to sponsor and produce debates for the United
States presidential and vice presidential candidates and to undertake research
and educational activities relating to the debates.
A national nonpartisan project that helps America's colleges
and universities motivate their 20 million students to register, volunteer in campaigns, educate
themselves, and turn out at the polls.
5. Get involved in local organizations and charities. Think about the causes that matter to you and get involved in organizations that support those causes. DoGoodLA has a list of local organizations that focus on women, children, poverty, and more.
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