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 […]

National Voting Coalition Praises Administration’s Calls To Protect Voting Access

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition commends the Biden-Harris Administration for addressing voting rights and voting access at the Atlanta University Center Consortium, home to Clark Atlanta University, Spelman College, and Morehouse College, a site of historic significance to the civil rights movement as well as extraordinary work to expand the student vote. We […]

National Voting Coalition is Proud to Support NASS’s #TrustedInfo2022 Campaign

Voters need accurate, reliable information from trusted sources in order to make their voices heard. For student voters especially, accurate information about where and how they can register and cast their ballot is essential, and can be hard to find. That’s why the Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition is proud to announce its support […]

National Voting Coalition Announces New Edition of the Strengthening American Democracy Guide

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”), and Student PIRGs, released today the third edition of Strengthening American Democracy, an interactive and research-backed guide for developing a nonpartisan action plan to increase nonpartisan civic learning, political engagement, […]

National Voting Coalition Congratulates Student Voting Leaders For Their Extraordinary Work in the 2020 Election Cycle

The Students Learn Students Vote (SLSV) Coalition congratulates the student leaders, campus administrators, faculty members, and nonprofit partners who supported student voting efforts in the 2020 election cycle, for helping achieve a record-breaking 66% student voting rate in the last election, according to the Tufts University Institute for Democracy and Higher Education’s (IDHE) National Study […]