While each school determines which students will be offered the opportunity to participate in Student Connect, Election Services suggests considering students who are:

  • Conscientious, reliable and responsible
  • Active in the school or local community
  • Enrolled in civics, politics, or law classes
  • Considering a career in customer service, public service, political science or human resources

Participating students must also:

  • Be at least 16 years of age on election day
  • Be in good standing with their school
  • Obtain school approval to participate and parental approval if under the age of 18

Download a Student Connect brochure for your school.