Recommendation Letters for Students

  • 01

    Paragraph 1:

    The first paragraph of the letter should explain how you know the student.

  • 02

    Paragraph 2:

    The second paragraph should include what you know about the student. Are they punctual? Do they have good attention to detail? Are they good at communicating?

  • 03

    Paragraph 3:

    Paragraph three should include specific examples of the student exhibiting the skills from paragraph two.  You can even compare them to people you have worked with in your career.

  • 04

    Closing Statements:

    In your closing statement mention your belief that the student (by name) will be an outstanding grad student or addition to the company. Provide your number and email with a mention of your eagerness to share the additional perspectives of the candidate.