Voter Registration Deadlines and Poll Hours

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff

This table shows each state's deadline to register to vote in the 2012 general election. It also indicates the polling hours in each state. When voting information becomes available for the 2016 Presidential Election, will post it here so be sure to check back at a later date.

StateVoter Registration DeadlinePolling Hours
AlabamaOctober 247:00 AM-7:00 PM
AlaskaOctober 57:00 AM-8:00 PM
ArizonaOctober 66:00 AM-7:00 PM
ArkansasOctober 67:30 AM-7:30 PM
CaliforniaOctober 207:00 AM-8:00 PM
ColoradoOctober 67:00 AM-7:00 PM
ConnecticutOctober 286:00 AM-8:00 PM
DelawareOctober 117:00 AM-8:00 PM
District of ColumbiaOctober 67:00 AM-8:00 PM
FloridaOctober 67:00 AM-7:00 PM
GeorgiaOctober 67:00 AM-7:00 PM
HawaiiOctober 67:00 AM-6:00 PM
IdahoOctober 1018:00 AM-8:00 PM
IllinoisOctober 76:00 AM-7:00 PM
IndianaOctober 66:00 AM-6:00 PM
IowaOctober 2517:00 AM-9:00 PM
KansasOctober 207:00 AM-7:00 PM
KentuckyOctober 66:00 AM-6:00 PM
LouisianaOctober 66:00 AM-8:00 PM
MaineOctober 1416:00 AM-9:00 PM
MarylandOctober 147:00 AM-8:00 PM
MassachusettsOctober 157:00 AM-8:00PM
MichiganOctober 67:00 AM-8:00 PM
MinnesotaOctober 1417:00 AM-8:00 PM
MissouriOctober 86:00 AM-7:00 PM
MississippiOctober 47:00 AM-7:00 PM
MontanaOctober 617:00 AM-8:00 PM
NebraskaOctober 248:00 AM-8:00 PM
NevadaOctober 47:00 AM-7:00 PM
New HampshireN/A1Varies
New JerseyOctober 146:00 AM-8:00 PM
New MexicoOctober 77:00 AM-7:00 PM
New YorkOctober 106:00 AM-9:00 PM
North CarolinaOctober 106:30 AM-7:30 PM
North DakotaN/A27:00 AM-7:00 PM
OhioOctober 66:30 AM-7:30 PM
OklahomaOctober 107:00 AM-7:00 PM
OregonOctober 147:00 AM-8:00 PM
PennsylvaniaOctober 67:00 AM-8:00 PM
Rhode IslandOctober 46:00 AM-9:00 PM
South CarolinaOctober 47:00 AM-7:00 PM
South DakotaOctober 207:00 AM-7:00 PM
TennesseeOctober 67:00 AM-7:00 PM
TexasOctober 67:00 AM-7:00 PM
UtahOctober 67:00 AM-8:00 PM
VermontOctober 29Varies from 5:00 AM-10:00 AM; all close 7:00 PM
VirginiaOctober 66:00 AM-7:00 PM
WashingtonOctober 47:00 AM-8:00 PM
West VirginiaOctober 146:30AM-7:30 PM
WisconsinOctober 1517:00 AM-8:00 PM
WyomingOctober 617:00 AM-7:00 PM
1. State with Election Day Registration.
2. North Dakota does not have voter registration.
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