Ready to Vote?

Posted on 05/03/22

Are you prepared to vote in SC's primary election?

On Friday, May 6, AARP SC hosted a telephone town hall call for voters 50+ on how to cast a ballot in the upcoming South Carolina primaries on June 14. If you missed the call, you can listen to the conversation here.

If you have an election-related question that was not answered, email AARP SC at and we will help get you an answer. Here are important dates and links that can help you prepare to vote.

Here are important dates and links that can help you prepare to vote.

  • May 13: Last day to register in person
  • May 15: Last day to register online
  • May 16: Last day to postmark registration submitted by mail
  • May 16: First day to cast an absentee ballot in person
  • June 10: Last day to request an absentee-by-mail ballot
  • June 14: Primary election

AARP SC has a comprehensive website for election-related questions. You can also text scvotes to 22777 for information delivered to your mobile phone. If you have recently moved, please update your voter registration address with your county voter registration office. Click here for the link.

AARP SC Voter Information

This story is provided by AARP South Carolina. Visit the AARP South Carolina page for more news, events, and programs affecting retirement, health care, and more.

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