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UIC Votes, By the Numbers

Check out the infographics below for data on how engaged the UIC community is when it comes to voting and elections!

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The data from this report reflects the percentage of UIC students who were eligible to vote, registered, and who voted in the 2014 and 2018 Midterm Elections.

20,629 Registered Voters in 2018, 75.8% Voter Registration Rate

41.1% UIC Overall Voting Rate (up from 19% in 2014, and compared to 39.1% at all institutions)

54.9% UIC Student Voting Rate for Registered Voters (up from 27.5% in 2014)

33.5% UIC Voting Rate increase for 18-21 year olds (and UIC’s Voting Rates increased for every age group in 2018)

34.8% Undergraduate Voting Participation, 39.4% Graduate Voting Participation

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The data from this report reflects the percentage of UIC students who were eligible to vote, registered, and who voted in the 2012 and 2016 Presidential Elections.

19,843 Registered Voters in 2016, 77.9% Voter Registration Rate

55% UIC Overall Voting Rate (up from 41.1% in 2012, and compared to 50.4% at all institutions)

70.6% UIC Student Voting Rate for Registered Voters (up from 57.9% in 2012)

48.6% UIC Voting Rate increase for 18-21 year olds (and UIC’s Voting Rates increased for every age group in 2016)

71.3% Female Student Voting Participation (up from 52% in 2012), 61.7% Male Student Voting Participation (up from 42.6% in 2012)

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