Student Civic & Voter Empowerment (AB 963)

California Student Vote Project Fact Sheet

 2023 AVC Civic and Voter Engagement Plan (1).pd

Civic Engagement is when someone works to make a difference in their community. This can be both political and non-political. Some examples of civic engagement are: 

  • Voting

  • Volunteering

  • Participating in Community Groups, Activities, and/or Events


Register to Vote

Qualifications to Register to Vote

To register to vote in California, you must be:

  • A United States citizen and resident of California

  • 18 years old or older on election Day

  • Not currently serving a state or federal prison term for the conviction of a felony

  • Not currently found mentally incompetent to vote by a court


Qualifications to Pre-register to Vote

To pre-register to vote in California, you must:

  • Be 16 or 17 years old

  • Meet all of the other eligibility requirements to vote

You will automatically be registered to vote on your 18th birthday. 


Conditional Voter Registration - Same Day Voter Registration

If you did not register to vote by the 15-day voter registration deadline, in most elections, you may conditionally register to vote and cast a provisional ballot by visiting your county elections office, a vote center, or a designated satellite location during the period of 14 days prior to, and including, Election Day.


Election and Voter Information

  • My Voter status

  • Where's My Ballot?

  • Election Statistics

  • Campaign Finance

  • Helpful Resources

  • Upcoming Elections


Political Parties

  • Qualified Political Parties

  • Political Party Statements of Purpose

  • No Party Preference Information


California Leaders

CA State Senate

Find Your California Representative

District 5 Map

Legislative Representatives

  • Federal Government

  • United States Congress (House of Representatives)

  • State Government

  • Local Government

  • Lancaster City Council


California Voter's Choice Act

Voter's Choice Act Quick Facts

You have 3 choices for how to vote:

  1. Vote by Mail

  2. Drop Box

  3. Vote Center


Upcoming Elections

2024 Scheduled Elections - March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary

2023 Scheduled Elections - November 7, 2023 County Elections

Prior Election Results


LA County Registrar of Voters

  • Elections

  • Voter Registration

  • Voting Options

  • Election Resources

  • Election Worker Information

  • Candidate & Measure Information

  • Community and Voter Outreach

  • Voter Education


Rock the Vote


California University and College Ballot Bowl Results