Find everything you need to know about elections and voter registration as a Lawrentian.

Upcoming Elections

Visit for ballot and voting information.

  • Primary Election - Tuesday, February 21, 2023
  • General Election - Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Important Deadlines for the April 4th, 2023 Election:

March 15th: Deadline to register by mail - Your voter registration form, along with proof of residence must be postmarked to the City Clerk of Appleton no later than March 15th, 2023. 

March 15th: Deadline to register online - Students who are able to match their name, date of birth, WI Driver's License or State ID Number, and address with the WI DMV can register to vote online through March 15th, 2023. 

March 31st at 5:00pm: Deadline to register at the City Clerk's Office - Students may register in person at the City Clerk's office during the clerk's business hours until 5:00pm on March 31st. 

April 4th, 7:00am - 8:00pm: Register to Vote at your Polling Place - Students can register to vote at their polling place on Election Day. Be sure to bring an approved photo ID (see below for instructions to request an LU Voter ID card). Poll workers will have your campus address on file to verify your place of residence. 

Print this for your Voter Identification.

Once you print your Voter Identification, be sure to sign your Voter Identification in front of a staff member at the CCE or the Career Center. This is not your voter registration, but it will be required in order to register at the polls.

Note: the link below only works for students.

Voter Registration

Lawrence University works closely with the City of Appleton's Clerk's Office to provide proof of residence so you can register to vote in Wisconsin if you are eligible. You will be able to vote immediately after completing registration. If you live on campus, Lawrence has provided your proof of residence to Appleton City's Clerk's Office.

Confirm you are registered to vote in Wisconsin by visiting 

You can also register at the polls immediately after completing registration. Be sure to bring your Voter ID. 

Escorts to Campus Polling Location

If you would like someone to go with you to the polls to register or vote, escorts are available. Stop by the Warch Campus Center Info Desk for details regarding who the escorts are for any given election day.  Students, staff and faculty are on cue as volunteers. 

Street Addresses for Campus Housing  

When registering to vote, you will need the physical address of your campus housing. Find your address below:

Residence Halls

  • Brokaw Hall - 115 South Drew Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Colman Hall - 212 South Durkee Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Hiett Hall - 403 East College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Kohler Hall - 718 East Alton Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Ormsby Hall - 401 East College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Plantz Hall - 600 East College Avenue, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Sage Hall - 723 East Boldt Way, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Trever Hall - 815 East South Street, Appleton, WI 54911

Small Residences

  • Big Exec - 300 South Meade Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Small Exec - 813 East John Street, Appleton, WI 54911
  • Quad Residences
    • 203 N. Union Street  /  206 S. Lawe Street  /  218 S. Lawe Street  /  711 E. Alton Street  / 733 East Alton Street  /  712 E. Boldt Way / 726 E. Boldt Way  / 738 E. Boldt Way  / 741 E. Boldt Way  /  742 E. Boldt Way

Let Us Know!

If you have any issues at the polls, please let someone know.  If you experience any difficulty at the polling station, please see the assigned person in charge of that polling location and contact the City Clerk's office at 920-832-6443.

You can also report issues to the Dean of Students office in Raymond House at 118 South Lawe Street (map), send an email to, or call 920.832.6596.

Campus Assistance in registering to vote 

More information on obtaining Wisconsin identification for voting purposes.