Early Voting

Early Voting has finally come to New York State.  Now you have one more convenient option to cast your ballot this election season. 

For nine days – October 26th – November 3rd you can vote at one of 7 polling sites around Ulster County.  Hours of operation vary but include a mix of day, evening and weekend hours. 

Thanks to new technology investments, early voting allows you to visit the polling site that fits your needs – Early Voting sites will be open in Woodstock, Kingston, Town of Ulster, New Paltz, Ellenville, Accord, and Highland. 

Early Voting Schedule

October 2020
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
October 19, 2020 October 20, 2020 October 21, 2020 October 22, 2020 October 23, 2020 October 24, 2020 October 25, 2020
October 26, 2020 October 27, 2020 October 28, 2020 October 29, 2020 October 30, 2020 October 31, 2020 November 1, 2020

Events in October 2020

  • General Election Early Voting
  • General Election Early Voting
  • General Election Early Voting
  • General Election Early Voting
  • General Election Early Voting
  • General Election Early Voting
  • General Election Early Voting
  • General Election Early Voting

Events in November 2020

  • General Election Early Voting

2019 Early Voting Locations

1 Woodstock [map]

Woodstock Community Center
56 Rock City Rd, Woodstock, NY 12498

2 Ulster [map]

Russell Brott Senior Center
1 Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine, NY 12449

3 Kingston [map]

SUNY Ulster Kingston Campus
94 Marys Ave, Kingston, NY 12401

4 Rochester [map]

Accord Firehouse
22 Main St, Accord, NY 12404

5 Wawarsing/Ellenville [map]

Ellenville Public Library Community Room
40 Center Street, Ellenville, NY 12428

6 New Paltz [map]

Redeemer Lutheran Church
90 Route 32 South, New Paltz, NY 12561

7 Lloyd [map]

Highland American Legion Hall
84 Grand St, Highland, NY 12528

Frequently Asked Questions

Voting is easier and more convenient than ever before

For the first time in New York State, you can vote in person at seven different sites across Ulster County before Election Day on November 5th.

From Saturday, October 26, 2019 to Sunday, November 3, 2019 you can vote in person.

Yes, as long as you are registered to vote. Any registered voter can vote early

Voting during early voting is the same as voting on Election Day. When you get to the early voting center, you will check in to vote, receive your ballot and vote as in any other election

There will be instructions available at the early voting centers to familiarize you with the ballot. There will also be a notice to voter and bill of rights. You may ask for an election inspector to explain how to vote, or if you need any assistance.

If you vote during the early voting period, you are not eligible to vote on Election Day, November 5, 2019

Early voting results will be canvassed and reported after 9:00pm on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

Yes! If you are out of Ulster County, or if you are permanently or temporarily disabled, ill or are the primary caregiver for one or more people who are ill or physically disabled, or a resident of a Veteran Hospital, or detained in a jail awaiting Grand Jury action or incarcerated for an offence other than a felony you may apply for an absentee ballot.

You can contact the Ulster County Board of elections at 845-334-5470 for more information about Early Voting, request an absentee ballot application, or find more about the 2019 elections.