Election Day is Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Be sure to register to vote and educate yourself about the candidates running for office and the key issues in the upcoming election.

Register to Vote

You can register to vote online through 10/18/2020. After this date, you can register in-person at early voting locations. You will need to update or change your voter registration if you moved within Illinois, changed your name or want to change your political party affiliation. Learn about other registration options for DuPage County.

Want to see if are already registered to vote? Verify your voter registration.

You must register to vote before applying to vote by mail. Everyone who has voted in the last two years should receive an application for a mail-in ballot in the mail, according to Illinois legislation passed in May.

Read more information about voting by mail from the State of Illinois and download an application.

***Please Note*** Your Vote By Mail Ballot must be postmarked no later than Election Day. You may also drop off your voter ballots at the DuPage County Clerk Election Division office, at drop boxes located at the parking lot and main entrance of the Jack T. Knuepfer Administration Building, 421 N County Farm Road, Wheaton, or at drop boxes located within all DuPage County Early Voting Sites and Polling Places.

Inform your vote, know your rights, and fact-check what is being said by and about candidates.

Here are a few nonpartisan sites to help you make intelligent decisions as a voting citizen.

Annenberg Political Fact Check 
A nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. They monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases. Their goal is to apply the best practices of both journalism and scholarship, and to increase public knowledge and understanding.

Ballot Ready 
Everything on your ballot, in one place. From county commissioners to ballot measures to judges, access everything on your entire ballot that you'll see in the voting booth.

Illinois Sunshine 
A tool for browsing political contributions in the state of Illinois.

From the Britannica Group, whose mission is to promote critical thinking, education, and informed citizenship by presenting the pro and con arguments to controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan, freely accessible way.

Project Vote Smart
A nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization that collects and distributes information on candidates for public office.

Vote 411 
The League of Women Voters site that provides voters accurate and unbiased information about candidates and issues for every local, state and federal election.

Debate Schedule

Date                            Event

September 29, 2020   First Presidential Debate

October 7, 2020          Vice Presidential Debate

October 15, 2020        Second Presidential Debate

October 22, 2020        Final Presidential Debate