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Sample Letter of Recommendation - Undergraduate Student

Free Sample Recommendation Letter


Many colleges and universities request recommendation letters from business majors. A good letter of recommendation from a high school teacher or another academic reference can help undergraduate students get admitted to business programs.

This sample letter of recommendation was written for an undergraduate program applicant. The letter writer focuses on the student's outstanding organizational skills and academic performance. Note the use of specific examples to underline the main points of the letter.

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Sample Letter of Recommendation for Undergrad Student

To Whom It May Concern:

Cheri Jackson is an extraordinary young woman. As her AP English Professor, I have seen many examples of her talent and have long been impressed by her diligence and work ethic. I understand that Cheri is applying to the undergraduate business program at your school. I would like to recommend her for admission.

Cheri has outstanding organizational skills. She is able to successfully complete multiple tasks with favorable results despite deadline pressure. As part of a semester project, she developed an innovative collaborative novel with her classmates. This book is now being considered for publication. Cheri not only headed the project, she ensured its success by demonstrating leadership abilities that her classmates both admired and respected.

I must also make note of Cheri's exceptional academic performance. Out of a class of 150 students, Cheri graduated with honors in the top 10. Her above-average performance is a direct result of her hard work and strong focus.

If your undergraduate business program is seeking superior candidates with a record of achievement, Cheri is an excellent choice. She has consistently demonstrated an ability to rise to any challenge that she must face.

To conclude, I would like to restate my strong recommendation for Cheri Jackson. If you have any further questions regarding Cheri's ability or this recommendation, please do not hesitate to contact me using the information on this letterhead.


Professor William Dot

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