Early Voting Begins at N.C. A&T Feb. 13; Campus Back in One District

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is not only back in one congressional district, but also serves as a one-stop early voting location for the 2020 primary election. The early polling site opens, Thursday, Feb. 13 and runs through Saturday, Feb. 29, in the Dudley Building, 202 University Circle.

WHO

University students who will experience the entire campus voting in one district for the first time, since 2016.

Community members

WHAT

Early voting begins on campus.

WHEN

Feb. 13 – 29, 2020

WHERE

Dudley Building

202 University Circle

Greensboro, NC

WHY

Students, community leaders and lawmakers also lobbied to have congressional districts redrawn after a 2016 federal court ruled two North Carolina districts were unconstitutionally gerrymandered. N.C. A&T students also petitioned the Guilford County Board of Elections to restore an early voting site on the campus.

About North Carolina A&T State University

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is the nation’s largest historically black university, ranked number one among public HBCUs by U.S. News & World Report. It is a land-grant, doctoral high-research classified university by the Carnegie Foundation and constituent member of the University of North Carolina system. A&T is known for its leadership in producing graduates in engineering, agriculture and other STEM fields. The university was founded in 1891 and is located in Greensboro, North Carolina.