Frequently Asked Questions

This is a collection of the types of questions heard at voter registration events. All answers are from authoritative sources (cited). We hope you find this list useful. If you have a question not answered here, please submit it using our Contact page.

How to Register

You can either download a registration form or register online at SCVotes.org.

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College students may register to vote either in the county in which they live while attending college or at their previous address, but not both.

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If you are a resident South Carolina outside of Greenville county, mail your completed form to the Board of Voter Registration for your county. Addresses for all SC county election offices are on the back of the voter registration form.

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Polling Locations

If you live in Greenville County but aren’t registered to vote, the best way to find your polling place is to visit the Greenville County Geographical Information System (GCGIS) website.

Click on “Advanced Internet Mapping System,” then do the following:

  1. Click anywhere outside the “Disclaimer” box to close the disclaimer
  2. Click “Search” in the top left corner
  3. Select the first “Search” option in the drop-down menu
  4. Start typing your home address. When you get to the first or second letter in the street name, you should see your address in the drop-down menu
  5. Click your home address in the drop-down. This should zoom in to an aerial photo of your block
  6. Click the “Community Info” button at the top of the page. You should see “Click on the map for information” at the top left of the page
  7. Click on the picture of your home. A new drop-down should appear under “Community Info”
  8. Click “Voter Information” in the drop-down. Your Voting Precinct (name and number) and Polling Site should be the first two items shown

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Voter Registration Organizations

If you live in Greenville County but aren’t registered to vote, the best way to find your polling place is to visit the Greenville County Geographical Information System (GCGIS) website.

Click on “Advanced Internet Mapping System,” then do the following:

  1. Click anywhere outside the “Disclaimer” box to close the disclaimer
  2. Click “Search” in the top left corner
  3. Select the first “Search” option in the drop-down menu
  4. Start typing your home address. When you get to the first or second letter in the street name, you should see your address in the drop-down menu
  5. Click your home address in the drop-down. This should zoom in to an aerial photo of your block
  6. Click the “Community Info” button at the top of the page. You should see “Click on the map for information” at the top left of the page
  7. Click on the picture of your home. A new drop-down should appear under “Community Info”
  8. Click “Voter Information” in the drop-down. Your Voting Precinct (name and number) and Polling Site should be the first two items shown

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Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Where to Register

If you live in Greenville County but aren’t registered to vote, the best way to find your polling place is to visit the Greenville County Geographical Information System (GCGIS) website.

Click on “Advanced Internet Mapping System,” then do the following:

  1. Click anywhere outside the “Disclaimer” box to close the disclaimer
  2. Click “Search” in the top left corner
  3. Select the first “Search” option in the drop-down menu
  4. Start typing your home address. When you get to the first or second letter in the street name, you should see your address in the drop-down menu
  5. Click your home address in the drop-down. This should zoom in to an aerial photo of your block
  6. Click the “Community Info” button at the top of the page. You should see “Click on the map for information” at the top left of the page
  7. Click on the picture of your home. A new drop-down should appear under “Community Info”
  8. Click “Voter Information” in the drop-down. Your Voting Precinct (name and number) and Polling Site should be the first two items shown

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Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You can either download a registration form or register online at SCVotes.org.

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Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

College students may register to vote either in the county in which they live while attending college or at their previous address, but not both.

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Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

If you are a resident South Carolina outside of Greenville county, mail your completed form to the Board of Voter Registration for your county. Addresses for all SC county election offices are on the back of the voter registration form.

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Who Can Register

College students may register to vote either in the county in which they live while attending college or at their previous address, but not both.

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