Announcements

Faculty Toolkit

September 11, 2020

Integrating voter registration efforts into the classroom is an optimal way to systematically Ask Every Student about their democratic engagement plans. Strategically engaging faculty is essential to meaningful classroom integration. For many faculty members, the classroom exists in Canvas this year. Studentvoting.org has created a Faculty Champion Toolkit and an Ask Every Student Learning Management Module to make classroom integration quick and easy. UWM encourages all faculty members and instructors to: Share an announcement into your Canvas course: Sample language: UWM encourages you to exercise your most important civic duty by registering to vote and then voting, whether that’s... Read More

Important Updates For Students For April 7 Spring Election

March 13, 2020

Changes are ongoing as it relates to the April 7 election. Please check the City of Milwaukee Election Commission website and Wisconsin Election Commission website for the most up-to-date deadlines, hours and locations. The following message comes from Neil Albrecht, Executive Director of the City of Milwaukee Election Commission dated March 13, 2020 We are aware that many of Milwaukee’s and Wisconsin’s colleges and universities are adjusting student schedules in order to address concerns related to the Coronavirus or COVID-19.  We would like to acknowledge that changes to student schedules can also impact how and when students will vote in the... Read More

Voter registration Jan 30-31

January 26, 2017

If you’re a new voter or have changed your address since the last election, you’ll need to register to vote in the upcoming spring elections. On Monday Jan. 30 and Tuesday, Jan. 31, volunteers will be on hand in the Golda Meir Library from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., and in the Union from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to assist persons who want register to vote. On the ballot will be candidates for State Superintendent of Public Instruction, and several school board seats. The spring primary is Feb 21. The last day to register by mail or via... Read More