Voter Registration and Ballot Bowl

Collage of voting registration table event

Register to Vote Using CSUEB's Ballot Bowl Link

Cal State East Bay is competing in the California Ballot Bowl, a friendly college and university student competition to increase civic engagement and voter participation. This year, 2023, all Pioneers can help increase our count! Check out our standings in the latest Ballot Bowl numbers, come out to one of our events and let's show that Pioneers Vote!

To register online you will need your CA driver’s license or CA ID card number, the last 4 digits of your Social Security number and your birthday to register online.

EB Votes

Follow these steps to register to vote online:

  1. Go to
  2. Check the option the applies to you, then click ‘Next’.
  3. Input the rest of your information into the California State Voter Registration Form.
  4. Select CSU East Bay for University or College affiliation.
  5. Carefully, review your information, then submit your form.
  6. You’ll receive an email confirmation of your application.

Common Voter Registration Questions

You should update your voter registration if:

  • Your name has changed.
  • You have changed addresses since March 3, 2020.
  • Your political party affiliation has changed.
The deadline to register to vote in California for the March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Election is February 20, 2024If you missed the deadline to apply, you can go to a polling place or vote center to register. You will be able to register and vote on the same day - all the way up through Election Day. 

If you are not sure if you are registered to vote, forgot where you registered, or want to change your political party preference, you can do so here.

While we know that not everyone may be eligible to vote, your voice still matters. Share the issues that are important to you with your friends and family members. Or, better yet, make your voice heard to your local state or federal representative (senator or congressperson). Everyone can engage in critical dialogue about candidates, legislation, and statewide propositions. Every voice is needed in our community!

Voting Resources

Voter Registration Events


Make a Difference KickOff

Celebrate Make a Difference month with Pioneers for Change and Pioneer Athletes! Location: UU Walkway, 12-2 pm


Pumpkin Decorating and Voting Registration

Join us at the residence halls to decorate pumpkins AND register to vote! Time and Location TBD.


Last Day to Register to Vote for Primary Election

The last day to register to vote for the March 5, 2024, Presidential Primary Election is February 20, 2024.



Primary Election Day

Primary Election Day. Voting boxes will be available on campus for registered Alameda County voters.


General Election Day

General Election Day. Voting boxes will be available on campus for registered Alameda County voters.


End of California University and College Ballot Bowl

Ballot Bowl takes place August 12, 2023 - November 5, 2024