Research and Resources

Democracy Matters: A Guide to Non-Statutory Barriers to Voting

Democracy question
In this guide, produced in partnership with Tisch College's Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement (CIRCLE), we walk you through the sometimes-hidden barriers students face and offer strategies for overcoming them. The guide tackles challenges in several different areas: election administration, voter registration, the voting process—including Election Day)—and institutional discretion, offering concrete steps and solutions.