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University of Pittsburgh Voter Engagement Plan June 2020 Version 1.0 2 | Page Executive Summary Voting is an important part of being a citizen of the United States of America. Elected officials make important decisions that directly affect our lives now and in the future. Voting is our opportunity to choose the decision makers and express our wants, needs and desires. As one of the country’s top academic institutions for research and innovation, the University of Pittsburgh has long held a commitment to civic engagement and is committed to working on a University-wide level to create a more civically engaged institution. The Pitt Votes initiative, established summer 2019, aims to create a more accessible and consistent political environment on Pitt’s campus. Through making registration tools widely available to students - without the pressure of political affiliation - Pitt Votes aims to stimulate greater civic engagement across Pitt’s student body. In recent years, the combined effort...