Student Election Judge Program

Students can now experience the Election Day process and learn as they earn extra money.


  • Age 16 or 17 and Junior or Senior in good standing in high school
  • A U.S. citizen on Election Day
  • A resident of Colorado
  • Physically and mentally able to perform the duties
  • Free of any conviction for fraud or election offenses
  • Not a family member of a candidate on the ballot
  • Available to work on Election Day
  • Arrange own transportation to and from work location
  • Provide own meals/beverages for shift

How to Become a Student Election Judge

Please complete the Student Application (PDF). Email completed form to

The Elections Division will contact appointed students and their parents with additional information, including details on training and your role and schedule on Election Day.