November 03, 2020 Election Information

Be Prepared at the Polls With the LWV-Lafayette Voter Guide. Cast an informed vote!

Election Day – Nov 3rd

Presidential General and Open Congressional Primary Election will be held on November 3rd.

Polls open at 6 a.m. for TUESDAY elections. Polls close at 8 p.m. All voters in line at 8 p.m. have the right to vote.

Voter Registration Deadlines

By Mail/In-Person

Wednesday, Oct 5, 2020


Saturday, Oct 13, 2020

Absentee Ballot Deadlines

Request Absentee Ballot

Deadline: October 30th by 4:30 p.m. You can request an absentee by mail ballot online through our Voter Portal , download the COVID absentee ballot HERE, the general absentee ballot HERE , or in writing your Registrar of Voters Office (other than military and overseas voters).

Mail Ballot Deadline

The deadline for a Registrar of Voters to receive a voted mail ballot is Nov 2nd by 4:30 p.m. (other than military and overseas voters).

Races in Lafayette Parish

Early Voting

1010 Lafayette Street, Lafayette, LA 70501

Mask up & vote early! Early voting begins Tuesday, October 20th, and ends October 27th (excluding Sundays). You can vote early from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Hours of Operation

Tues, Oct 20: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Wed, Oct 21: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Thurs, Oct 22: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 23: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Sat, Oct 24: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Mon, Oct 26: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm
Tues, Oct 27: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm


We are an inclusive community of action and diverse thinkers. The opportunities to learn and make an impact are plentiful.