How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation for College

Letters of recommendation from teachers, school counselors and other sources can help college admissions officers get a more complete picture of applicants.

Obtaining high-quality letters of recommendation usually can’t happen overnight – it’s a process that takes time and advance planning. Here’s everything high school students need to know about asking for letters of recommendation for college applications.

The number varies among colleges. Some schools don’t ask for any letters of recommendation, while others may require several. Students can go online to find the exact number a college requires.

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