North Dakota

23% of 18-29 year olds voted in the U.S. in 2022*

*Source CIRCLE - Youth Voting and Civic Engagement in America

No voter registration required.

Check Registration Status

North Dakota does not require voter registration. Look up your voter information here.



In order to be eligible to vote, you must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of North Dakota, a resident in the precinct for at least 30 days preceding the election, and at least 18 years old on Election Day.

  • Information on voting in North Dakota as a college student can be found here.


North Dakota does not require voter registration. Therefore, as long as you meet the eligibility requirements and provide an acceptable form of identification, you can vote on Election Day.


Voter Registration Process

Further voter registration information for North Dakota can be found here.

This page was last updated on July 19, 2023

Questions? Contact us here.

North Dakota offers in-person, absentee, and early voting in the 2024 General Election.

Vote-By-Mail Practices

So long as you meet all North Dakota eligibility requirements to vote, you are able to apply for an absentee ballot and vote by mail. Click here to access North Dakota’s printable absentee voting application and here for North Dakota’s online absentee voting application.

  • The deadline to request an absentee ballot is the day right before Election Day (November 4, 2024), but it is recommended that if you are requesting your ballot by mail, that you do so as early as possible to ensure that you allow adequate time to have your ballot mailed to you.
  • Your completed absentee ballot must be postmarked by the day before Election Day (November 4, 2024).
  • Further absentee/by-mail voting information for North Dakota is listed here.

Early Voting

North Dakota offers early voting.


Poll Finder

Locate your polling place here.


Election Day Practices

On Election Day, most polls are open 7am-7pm. Check here for your polling location’s specific hours.

  • In order to vote in North Dakota, you must present a valid form of ID. Information about acceptable forms of ID can be found here.
  • Further North Dakota voting information is listed here.

This page was last updated on July 19, 2023

Questions? Contact us here.