Amherst Votes

Vote on November 4th
For students voting in Amherst

The polling place for residents of Amherst, MA, including students registered to vote in Massachusetts as a college resident, is:

Bangs Community Center
70 Boltwood Walk
(behind Rao’s Coffee and next to La Piazza restaurant)
Precinct number 5

Polling location data is provided by your local election officials. If you have any questions, you should contact them directly. Your Town Clerk’s contact information is:

Town Clerk’s Office
Town Hall
4 Boltwood Ave
Amherst, MA 01002

For more information, visit

For students voting by long-distance ballot

For many states, it is not too late to apply for an absentee ballot! You can expedite the process by faxing your absentee ballot application.

The following states are still accepting absentee ballot applications. Please note the deadline. (Also note that if a mail-in deadline has passed but your state is still accepting in-person absentee ballots, you can mail or fax it to your parents and ask them to drop it off for you.)

State Deadline
Alabama Oct 30
Connecticut No specific deadline
Delaware Oct 31
Florida Oct 29
Georgia Oct 31
Idaho Oct 29
Illinois Oct 30 by mail; Nov 3 in person
Iowa Oct 31
Kansas Oct 31
Louisiana Oct 31
Maine No specific deadline
Massachusetts Nov 3 (by 12 pm)
Michigan Nov 1 (by 2 pm)
Minnesota No specific deadline
Mississippi No specific deadline
Missouri Oct 29
Montana Nov 3 (by 12 pm)
New Hampshire No deadline
New Jersey Nov 3 (by 3 pm) in person
New Mexico Oct 31
New York Requested by Nov 3 in person
North Dakota No specific deadline
Ohio Nov 1 (by 12 pm)
Oklahoma Oct 29
Oregon Oct 31
Rhode Island Nov 3 (by 4 pm) Emergency ballot
South Carolina Oct 31
South Dakota Nov 4 (by 3 pm)
Utah Oct 31
Vermont Nov 3 (5 pm)
Washington No specific deadline
West Virginia Oct 29
Wisconsin Oct 30
Wyoming No specific deadline

All states are still accepting absentee ballots.*

*Pennsylvania voters, please note! Your absentee ballots must be received by 5 pm on Friday, October 31st!

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Page updated Oct. 27, 2008