HOW ARE CAMPUSES
RECOGNIZED?

All participating campuses are recognized for joining the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge and making a commitment to increasing student voting rates and helping students form the habits of active and informed citizenship.


Seals

Campuses are awarded seals based on the voter participation rates. Below are the awards for mid-term and presidential election years.

Midterm Election Seals

50% or more voter participation

40–49%
voter participation

30–39%
voter participation

20–29%
voter participation

Presidential Election Seals

90% or more voter participation

8089%
voter participation

7079%
voter participation

6069%
voter participation

5059%
voter participation


Best in Class Awards

Campuses are presented Best In Class awards based upon institutional characteristics.  Within each category awards are presented to the campus with the highest voting rate and the most improved voting rate. Most improved voting rates are a comparison of presidential to presidential elections, and midterm to midterm elections.

Public, 4-Year Institution

Overall
Small Campus — Less than 3,000 FTE
Medium Campus — 3,001 to 14,999 FTE
Large Campus — More than 15,000 FTE

Public, 2-Year Institution

Overall
Small Campus — Less than 3,000 FTE
Medium Campus — 3,001 to 14,999 FTE
Large Campus — More than 15,000 FTE

Private, 4-Year Institution

Overall
Small Campus — Less than 3,000 FTE
Medium Campus — 3,001 to 14,999 FTE
Large Campus — More than 15,000 FTE


Champion Awards

Campuses, organizations, and individuals will be considered for awards based on established criteria. Campuses must have submitted an action plan in order to be considered for a Champion Award.

  • Highest Student Voting Rate
  • Most Improved Student Voting Rate
  • Best Action Plan
  • Standout Student
  • Standout Faculty
  • Standout Administrator
  • Standout Partner
  • Standout Collegiate Athletic Coach
  • Standout Elections Official
  • Standout President/Chancellor
  • Highest Voter Registration Rate
  • Most Improved Registration Rate