Student Media

The 2024 Democratic National Convention is the formal event where Democrats nominate the ticket for President and Vice President, adopt the official Democratic Party platform, and update party rules.

The 2024 Democratic National Convention will be in Chicago, IL from August 19 – 22, 2024 at the United Center.

  • Application & Deadline: To apply, please fill out the application at the bottom of this page for your student media organization. Submit your application by Friday, May 3, 2024. NOTE: Applying does NOT guarantee credentials. We will be reaching out about next steps in late May/early June.

  • Housing & Transportation: You will be responsible for ALL housing and transportation costs. The DNC has contracted with a number of hotels for group rates. For more information, please visit

  • NOTE: Student Media is not required to stay at DNC-contracted hotels to cover the 2024 Democratic National Convention. If interested, please email

Volunteering: There will also be opportunities for students to get involved through volunteering. Those interested in volunteering with the 2024 Democratic National Convention Communications Team are encouraged to submit their information through the following Google Form: For more information about different volunteer opportunities, please visit Visit the FAQs page for general information about the convention at

Should you have any questions or require further clarification, please do not hesitate to reach out to