Elections

Students wait in line on the stairs to vote in the Michigan Union Tuesday. The line extended from the first floor, down the stairs and across the ground floor.

Many students are facing long wait times to vote as lines snake through University buildings with peak waits of up to two hours, and both state election limitations or higher than usual voter turnout could be factors.

LSA freshman Maxwell Tendero sits on the floor and studies for a statistics exam as he waits in line to vote at the Michigan Union Tuesday. The wait time for this precinct is estimated to be over an hour and thirty minutes long.

As University of Michigan students line up at the polls Tuesday to select either Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton or Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States, some are expressing more hesitancy than enthusiasm as they cast their

Donald Trump Jr. speaks at a campaign rally for his father, Donald Trump, in Warren on Monday.

WARREN On the eve of Election Day, Donald Trump Jr. said Michigan residents could change the deceptive nature of politics by voting for his father, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, for president of the United States in a stop in the state.

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During President Barack Obama’s visit to the University of Michigan Monday — one day before Election Day — the president aimed to use his legacy to sway students and other state residents to turn out for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) listens for her cue as supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump close the blinds on a protestor outside of the window at Town Pump Tavern in Detroit, Michigan on Sunday.

Protesters threw beer and opened a can of pepper spray during a visit from former Alaska Gov.

As the election season comes to a close, the University of Michigan’s chapters of College Democrats and College Republicans plan to encourage student voting through campaign events and watch parties of differing sizes.

Sunday, just two days before Tuesday’s presidential election, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump made a campaign stop in Sterling Heights, Mich.

Republican Vice Presidential candidate Mike Pence speaks at a Republican campaign rally in Lansing, Michigan on Friday.

LANSING — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, the Republican vice presidential nominee, made a campaign stop Friday morning in Lansing to rally support for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, just four days before Election Day Tuesday.

Though campus is abuzz about the presidential election, international students, many of whom have never experienced the American political process firsthand, are bringing a new perspective to the contentious race.

LSA Freshman Evan Swinehart from Students for Hillary passes out stickers and encourages students to support presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's campaign at the Diag on Monday.

Students for Hillary held a “Why #ImWithHer” event on the Diag at the University of Michigan on Monday — just one of the events held in support of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in anticipation of Election Day.