Return to: Career Services Office, Montana State University-Billings, 1500 University Drive, Billings, MT 59101 Form Rev. Dec04
LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION
for Admission to Graduate or Professional School
Under the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, the candidate named below will have access to this recommendation unless
s/he has waived that right by signing below. If the waiver is signed, this recommendation will be kept confidential from the candidate.
To the Applicant: Complete this section and sign. Please print.
Candidate’s Name: ___________________________________________________________________________
I □ waive □ do not waive my right to review this letter of recommendation.
Signature ____________________________________ Date __________________________
To the Writer: If
you wish to use business letterhead for additional remarks, please staple this form to it.
How long have you known the applicant? __________________________________________
In what capacity do you know the applicant? _______________________________________
Please check one rating
for each criterion
Above Average Average Below Average
Ability to grasp new concepts
Originality and intellectual creativity
Perseverance toward goals
Knowledge of subject area
Potential for research and teaching
Writer’s Name: _____________________________________________________________________
Phone: (________ ) _____________________
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