Letter of Recommendation

   College Application Recommendation Letter


________________ is an exceptional candidate for admission to _________________ University.

One need only speak with him once to recognize his genuine drive and desire to excel in college and beyond. As his guidance counselor, I have been able to observe _____________ throughout high school. He has consistently impressed me as a dedicated student, responsible young man and genuine friend to his peers.

His classmates recently voted ____________ "Most Likely to Succeed," a title which he met with embarrassment. He did, however, embrace the other honor he was awarded: "Funniest Senior." Meanwhile, _____________ has been on the honor roll each semester, and is on track to graduate as class co-salutatorian.

_________________ has many interests beyond class. He is active is several clubs, including Students Against Drunk Driving. He also helps maintain the school's Web site and is a member of the varsity cross country team. He is not involved in name only; _____________ is truly committed to each of these organizations. This year, he took the reins as a student organizer of the school's Every 15 Minutes event.

It has been my pleasure to advise ______________ and I truly hope he is accepted to your university, which is his first-choice school. He has a bright future.

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