Voter Registration & TurboVote

More than a voter engagement initiative — it is a call to action. Towson University is a community that votes

group of student volunteers at a voter engagement table under the Lecture Hall

TU Votes is the official voter registration and engagement initiative at Towson University, seeking to foster a culture of engaged voters among our students, faculty and staff. Learn more on this page about how you can get involved, from voter registration, education and turnout, to making ure our community's voices are heard on Election Day and every day in between.

Beyond the Vote


Issues to Action Series: The Power of Your Voice

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Our next Issues to Action event of the semester will focus on the power of your voice. What are some skills and best practices that can help you more effectively advocate for the issues that you care about, especially when communicating with elected officials at every level? 

Joining us for this conversation are Sarah Parker Hughes, Director of the Public Communication Center, and Katie Maloney, Executive Director of Government and Community Relations with the Office of the President.

This space is open to TU students, faculty and staff. Please use your Towson University email address when registering.


The Work Continues: Building Civic Agency in 2021

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
5 - 7 p.m.

Our first Issues to Action event of the semester is in response to recent events, including the 2020 Election, ongoing racial and social justice advocacy, the attacks on Capitol Hill on January 6th, the inauguration of President-Elect Biden on January 20th, and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. On Wednesday, January 27, 2021 we invite you to join us in a virtual space dedicated to conversations, reflection, education, and action planning, as we come together to build civic agency in the months ahead.

This space is open to TU students, faculty and staff. Please use your Towson University email address when registering.

From Voter Registration to Turning Out the Vote

Whether you live close to campus or in your home town, use the resources below to get registered to vote or update your voter registration information, confirm your voting plans, and get the information you need to submit your ballot with confidence. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email .

Register with TurboVote

Sign up with TU's TurboVote tool to get help to register to vote through your state's board of elections website, request a mail-in/absentee ballot, change your registration address or party affiliation, and receive reminders about upcoming elections.

Please make sure to follow the directions and complete the process entirely to ensure that all relevant forms are filled out properly.

Vote Everywhere

We are a proud Vote Everywhere campus partner with the Andrew Goodman Foundation, and join them in their mission of making young voices and votes a powerful force in democracy.

Visit Towson University’s my.VoteEverywhere portal for more information and resources.


Take Action!

Are you or your student organization interested in getting involved with the TU Votes initiative?

If so, fill out this brief application, and a member of our team will reach out to you for next steps and upcoming opportunities to volunteer. 


In 30 states and the District of Columbia, any voter can request a mail-in (or absentee) ballot, for any reason—and every state allows commuters, college students, and others with valid reasons to vote absentee. Please sign up to learn more about your state’s rules.