Welcome to Candidate University!

The Okaloosa County Supervisor of Elections Office is offering a program called "Candidate University" for those seeking to run for public office or any member of the public interested in learning about the process. The program is designed to inform interested persons of the appropriate procedures and documents required to run for office in Okaloosa County. 


Candidate University consists of a three-hour curriculum focused on the fundamentals of becoming and being a candidate. Participants will be introduced to each step involved in the process including pre-filing, collecting petitions and qualifying. Campaign pitfalls will also be discussed as well as audits, recounts and contest of elections. All participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the program and there is no cost to attend.

 
 
 
    

Candidate University Schedule

 

Shalimar Class

 

Okaloosa County Admin Bldg.
1250 Eglin Pkwy. Suite 103
Shalimar, Fl 32579

 

Wednesday, November 1

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Crestview Class

 

Buddy Brackin Bldg.

302 Wilson Street N. Suite 102

Crestview, Fl 32536

 

Thursday, November 2

6:00 - 9:00 PM

 

 

 


 

Spring 2017 - Shalimar Class

 

 

Spring 2017 - Crestview Class

 

 

Fall 2016 - Shalimar Class

 

 

Fall 2016 - Crestview Class

 

 

Fall 2015 - Crestview Class

 

 

Fall 2015 - Fort Walton Beach Class

 

 

Spring 2015 - Fort Walton Beach Class

 

 

Fall 2014 - Fort Walton Beach Class

 

 

Fall 2014 - Crestview Class

 

 

Spring 2014 - Fort Walton Beach Class

 

 

Spring 2014 - Crestview Class

 

 

Fall 2013 Class - Fort Walton Beach

 

Fall 2013 Class - Crestview

 

Summer 2013 Class - Crestview

 

Summer 2013 Class - Fort Walton Beach

 

Fall 2012 Class - Crestview
CU CV Fall2012 



Fall 2012 Class - FWB
CU FWB Fall2012


 
Fall 2011 Class - FWB
CU 11-14-11



Summer 2011 Class - FWB
CU 8-25-11



Spring 2011 Class - FWB
CU 4-19-11



Spring 2010 Class - FWB
 CU 4-19-10


 
Summer 2009 Class - Crestview
CU Crestview 7-23-2009



Summer 2009 Class - FWB