Letters of Recommendation
Letters of recommendation are part of your graduate school application and are required
by all graduate programs. Your letters of recommendation play a significant role in
the admissions process. Therefore, it is important that your letters be from professors/mentors
that know you well.
Below are resourses to help you approach potential letter writers:
- Asking for a Letter of Recommendation: PDF file from UCLA with tips on asking for letters of recommendation
- Form Requesting Letters of Recommendation : You should include this with your CV, Statement of Purpose and any other material
that supports your graduate school applications. Providing this information will help
your recommenders write a strong, personalized letter of recommendation that will
make you a more competitive applicant.