Voting Questions?

For questions about voting in New York State, visit the Onondaga County website or call the Onondaga County Board of Elections at  (315) 435-8683.

If you need further assistance, contact Syracuse University’s Office of Government and Community Relations at or 315-443-3919.

First Time Voters Guide

You may also reference the First Time Voters Guide: How to Cast Your Ballot in 7 Steps (by STEPS Student Training & Education in Public Service)

The guide includes:

– How to vote in 7 steps, from registering to choosing a party affiliation to casting your ballot.
– Unique resources for major first-time voter populations, including college students, LGBTQIA+ and minority communities, and voters with disabilities.
– How to cast your vote while studying or living abroad.