Elections: Here’s how to register to vote in Ann Arbor

An Ann Arbor City Clerk satellite office at the UMMA. (Sarah M. Parlette / WDIV)

ANN ARBOR – Ready to vote in the November 8 general election? Registering is the first step.

Ann Arbor-area residents can register to vote all the way up to 8 p.m. on Election Day.

In-person registration can be done at the city clerk’s office on the second floor of Larcom City Hall, 301 E. Huron St., Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Beginning on Wednesday, Oct. 12, the clerk’s office will also have special hours for voter registration and absentee ballot requests on Wednesdays until 7 p.m. Additionally hours will be held between 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5.

Proof of residency isn’t required prior to Oct. 24 but is necessary afterward and on Election Day.

Residents can also register at the clerk’s satellite locations:

University of Michigan Museum of Art (525 State St.)

Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 27.

  • Monday–Thursday, noon–6 p.m.
  • Fridays, noon–4 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 5, noon–4 p.m.
  • Monday, Nov. 7, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
  • Open on Friday, Oct. 14, from 7–10 p.m. for Feel Good Friday

University of Michigan North Campus’ Duderstadt Center (2281 Bonisteel Blvd.)

Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 12.

  • Wednesdays and Thursdays, noon–6 p.m.
  • Fridays, noon–4 p.m.
  • Open on Monday, Oct. 24 between noon–6 p.m.

Those unsure of their registration status can check online here or view sample ballots.

Learn more about voting in Ann Arbor here.

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Sarah has worked for WDIV since June 2018. She covers community events, good eats and small businesses in Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in Applied Linguistics from Grand Valley State University.