Since we're most interested in knowing that you will make a strong
candidate in a graduate program, we recommendat that at least one or
two of your three letters are written by your previous instructors, and
all letters should come from someone who supervised you in some
your best to avoid letters from family friends, pastors, and peers –
even if they are distinguished professionals. It is best to have three
letters from people who supervised you in some manner, through
employment, volunteer work, or coursework.
Have your reviewers use the forms provided in our application package. When doing so, make sure you fill out the top section (lines 1-6) legibly. Your reviewer may also include a separate letter that would substitute for section 11 on the form.