Fall 2021

  • TBA: Voting Rights Panel
  • Tuesday, September 28: National Voter Registration Day
  • Monday, October 4: Georgia voter registration deadline for the November election. For other states, see How to Vote
  • October 4–8: Voter Education Week
  • Saturday, October 23: Vote Early Day
  • TBA: Transportation from campus to local polls for advanced in-person voting
  • Tuesday, November 2: General Election (Election Day)
  • Tuesday, November 30: Georgia runoff elections. For other states, see How to Vote

Georgia elections 2021–2022

For even more detail, see Georgia’s election calendars from the Secretary of State’s Office: 2021, 2022. For information for other states, see How to Vote.

  • August 16: Earliest day to request an absentee ballot for general election

  • Monday, October 4: Voter registration deadline. Last day to register to be eligible to vote in November 2 general election and November 30 general runoff

  • Tuesday, October 12­–Friday, October 29: Advanced in-person voting

  • Tuesday, October 12: Earliest day for a registrar to mail an absentee ballot

  • Friday, October 22: Last day to submit an absentee ballot application

  • Tuesday, November 2: General election (Election Day). In-person voting 7 a.m.–7 p.m., at your assigned local precinct. Also the last day for mailed absentee ballots to reach county boards and count

  • “As soon as possible”: Counties mail absentee ballots for the runoff, and advanced in-person voting begins for the local and state runoff

  • Tuesday, November 30: General election runoff for local and state offices

  • March 7, 2022: Earliest day to apply for an absentee ballot for May primary election

  • April 5: Earliest day for a registrar to mail an absentee ballot for May primary

  • Monday, April 25: Voter registration deadline for May 24 primary election and June 21 primary runoff

  • May 13: Last day to submit absentee ballot application for May 24 primary

  • May 2–20: Advanced in-person voting (and absentee ballot drop boxes) for May 24 primary

  • May 23: Last day to register to vote in federal races in the June 21 primary runoff

  • May 24: Primary election. In-person voting 7 a.m.–7 p.m. at your assigned local precinct. Also last day for mailed absentee ballots to reach county and count.

  • May 30: Advanced in-person voting begins for the June 21 primary runoff

  • June 10: Last day to submit an absentee ballot application for June runoff

  • June 21: Primary election runoff 

  • August 22: Earliest day to apply for an absentee ballot

  • September 20: Earliest day for a registrar to mail an absentee ballot

  • Monday, October 10: Voter registration deadline to be eligible to vote in November

  • Advanced in-person voting (and absentee ballot drop boxes): Dates TBA

  • October 28: Last day to submit an absentee ballot application

  • Tuesday, November 8: General election (Election Day). In-person voting 7 a.m.–7 p.m. at your assigned local precinct. Also last day for mailed absentee ballots to reach county and count.

  • November 7: Last day to register to vote in federal races in the general election runoff

  • December 6: General election runoff