Despite their potential impact in the electoral process, young adults (age 18-29) vote at a far lower rate than any other age group in the United States. The U.S. Census Bureau found that 72% of eligible voters aged 65 or older cast a ballot in the 2012 presidential election, while only 45% of eligible voters aged 18-29 did the same.
Check out the following resource: In the hopes of making the voting process as easy as possible for our nation’s youth the team at BestColleges.com created a series of guides for the upcoming election season. One of them specifically dives into the voter registration laws for each state:
Student Voters Guide: https://www.bestcolleges.com/resources/student-voting-guide/
Voting in College – Common FAQs: https://www.bestcolleges.com/resources/voting-in-college/
State-by-State Voter Registration Guide: https://www.bestcolleges.com/resources/voting-by-state/