Recommendation guidelines

What professors should include in the academic letter of recommendation

The academic letter of recommendation must be written on official college/university letterhead and should include:

  • Name and title of professor writing the recommendation
  • How he/she knows the applicant and for how long
  • Overall impression of the applicant's ability to succeed in the Semester in Washington Politics program
  • What the professor considers the applicant's most outstanding talents or characteristics
  • What the professor considers the applicant's chief liabilities or weaknesses

Please e-mail letters of recommendation to [email protected]

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