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How Do I Apply?

Published on: 10/16/2018 3:21 PM

To become a Student Election Officer, follow these 2 easy steps:

  1. Download, print and complete the Student Application.

    The 4-Part Application includes:
         A. Contact Information (you will be contacted by phone or email) 
         B. Student Agreement and Signature
         C. School Coordinator/Principal Permission 
         D. Parent/Guardian Permission
  2. Send completed application to:
    Registrar of Voters Office, c/o Student Program Coordinator.
    Email:   Fax: 408.938.1133
    Mail: P.O. Box 612350 San Jose, CA 95161


Once your application is received in our office and approved for placement, an Election Specialist will contact you via the phone number or email provided on your application regarding your Election Day polling place assignment and training class. Once contacted, you will receive a Notice of Appointment letter in the mail confirming your training and Election Day assignments along with the name and phone number of your Election Specialist, Precinct Inspector (Election Day Supervisor), and other Clerks (coworkers). 

Please hold onto your Notice of Appointment Letter, as it contains critical information you will need.