National Voting Coalition Launches 2022 National Voter Education Week Campaign

WASHINGTON — The Students Learn Students Vote (“SLSV”) Coalition is proud to launch its 2022 celebration of National Voter Education Week (“NVEW”), an open-source campaign to help voters bridge the gap between registering to vote and actually casting a ballot, and combat misinformation and disinformation by ensuring communities have access to accurate election information from […]

Ask Every Student Announces 2022 Toolkit

New set of innovative resources will support campus efforts to achieve 100% student voter registration WASHINGTON — Ask Every Student (“AES”), the national initiative that supports college and university efforts to ask every student to register to vote, released today its 2022 Toolkit, a groundbreaking set of nonpartisan strategies, tools, and tactics tailored to help […]

Youth Voting Rights Advocates Praise Introduction of Youth Voting Rights Act

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren and U.S. Representative Nikema Williams (GA-05) introduced the Youth Voting Rights Act, which includes major legislative proposals that would significantly expand registration and voting access for college students and other young people.  Students today face unique and difficult barriers to registration and voting, due to limited access, opportunities, […]

National Voting Coalition Praises Administration for Supporting the Critical Role of Colleges & Universities in Encouraging the Student Vote

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition praises the Biden-Harris Administration and the Department of Education for releasing a Dear Colleague letter, sent today to colleges and universities throughout the US, reminding postsecondary institutions of their civic engagement requirements in the Higher Education Act of 1965 and highlighting opportunities and resources to promote civic engagement […]

National Voting Coalition Announces Launch of Student Vote Research Network

The Students Learn Students Vote (“SLSV”) Coalition, in collaboration with the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge (“ALL IN”), Fair Election Center’s Campus Vote Project (“CVP”), Scholar Strategy Network and the Analyst Institute, announced today the launch of the Student Vote Research Network (“SVRN”), an inclusive, collaborative space for scholars, students, advocacy organizations and community practitioners […]

National Voting Coalition Praises Administration’s Efforts to Expand Voting Rights and Access For Students and Native Americans

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition commends the Biden-Harris Administration for taking action to ensure institutions of higher education fulfill their responsibilities under the Higher Education Act (HEA) to make a good faith effort to distribute voter registration forms to their students, and for working to expand voting rights and voting access for Tribal […]

Ask Every Student Announces 2022 Codesigner Cohort

Groundbreaking national program selects 24 members from 20 campuses throughout the US. Ask Every Student, the national joint initiative that facilitates collaboration between campus leaders and nonprofit partners to help campuses ask every student to participate in the democratic process and achieve full student voter registration, announced today its 2022 Codesigner Cohort.  Comprised of 24 […]

National Voting Coalition Statement on the Recent Bomb Threats Against HBCUs

News stories from the last two days of bomb threats targeting at least 17 historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are a shocking, yet sadly familiar, reminder of the terrible history of violence and bigotry against Black people and the Black cultural institutions in this country.  It is especially disturbing that these threats come at […]