Recommendation Letter about you for University

Career Letter

Dear ...

I have just recently applied for enrollment in __(Name of College)__ and have been asked to provide them with a letter of recommendation. Hence, the reason I am writing to you today. I immediately thought of you when asked to provide this.

You are a highly respected individual, __(Name)__, and I would greatly appreciate it if you would be willing to write a __(letter of recommendation/character reference letter)__ on my behalf. Points to made in the letter should touch on the areas of:

  1. my reasoning ability, clarity of thought, critical thinking abilities
  2. my communication skills and public speaking abilities
  3. overall reference to my good character.

I am really looking forward to being accepted into this __(University/College)__ and can’t thank you enough for taking the time to assist me in this matter. If there is any additional information that you require, please feel free to contact me at __(phone #)__. It’s hard to describe just how important getting in to this school is to me. Again, __(Name)__, I thank you for all you help.