Young voters showed up in 2020 like never before! Center for Information & Information on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE) projects that 54% - 56% of eligible voters age 18-29 participated in the 2020 election, an increase from 44% in 2016. Learn more about this impacts of young voters here.
NKU Students Are Voters!
Then National Study of Learning, Voting, and Engagement (NSLVE) tracks student registration and voting rates. NKU generally exceeds national averages.
Now that you're registered, make a plan on how you're going to vote! It's important to think about how you will cast your ballot before election so you can identify and avoid any potential barriers to casting your vote.
it's your democracy.
Young people between the ages of 18-24 are the least likely to vote, according to the PEW Research Center. You can change that: become an informed voter.