Dates and deadlines
- February 24 - March 14: Federal and State candidate filing period. File with Secretary of State.
- March 3 - March 26: County candidate filing period. File with auditor's office.
- Thursday, April 17: Satellite site petition deadline.
- Saturday, April 19: Military and overseas ballots mailed.
- Thursday, April 24: First day to vote in-person at auditor's office.
- Friday. May 23: Voter pre-registration deadline, 5 p.m. (Change in state law. Ofiice will NOT be open Saturday, May 24.)
- Monday, May 26: Memorial Day, office closed.
- Friday, May 30: Deadline to request mailed absentee ballot. Requests must be in our office by 5 p.m.
- Saturday, May 31: Auditor's office open until 5 p.m.
- Monday, June 2: Last day to vote early in-person. Postmark deadline for mailed absentee ballots.
- Tuesday, June 3: Election Day. Polls open 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. Vote at regular polling places.
Early Voting Schedule
Early voting for the June 3 Primary Election begins at 7:45 a.m. Thursday, April 24 at the Auditor’s Office, 913 S. Dubuque St. Iowa City. Voting will be available at the office every weekday 7:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. through Monday, June 2, the day before the election. (Closed Memorial Day Monday, May 26.)
The Auditor's office will also be open as required by law on the Saturday before the election:
Saturday, May 31, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
In addition to early voting at the office, the following satellite voting sites are scheduled:
Old Capitol Town Center
201 S. Clinton St, Iowa City
Thursday, April 24, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
University of Iowa Main Library
125 W. Washington St., Iowa City
Wednesday, April 30, 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Kirkwood Community College
1816 Lower Muscatine Rd.
Iowa City, IA 52245
Tuesday, May 6
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday Night Concert Series
City High & West High Jazz Ensembles
Wedge Pizza, Pedestrian Mall
136 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City
Saturday, May 17, 5 - 8 p.m.
Rural Health and Safety Clinic Votemobile
Hy-Vee Food Stores
812 S. 1st Avenue, Iowa City
West Parking Lot
Sunday, May 18, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Broadway Neighborhood Center
2105 Broadway, Iowa City
Wednesday, May 21, 1 - 5 p.m.
Iowa City Farmers Market
Chauncey Swan Parking Ramp
405 E. Washington St., Iowa City
Across street from City Hall
Saturday, May 24, 7:30 a.m. - noon
North Liberty Library
520 W Cherry St., North Liberty
Thursday, May 29, 3:30 - 7 p.m.
Iowa City Public Library
123 S. Linn St., Iowa City
Friday, May 30, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 31, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday, June 1, noon – 5 p.m.
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
200 Hawkins Dr., Iowa City
Friday, May 30, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Coralville Public Library
1401 5th St., Coralville
Saturday, May 31, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 1, Noon - 4 p.m.