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fobsrus31

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Recommended - how many should you send??
« on: October 05, 2007, 12:14:38 PM »
if a school does not have a " Required # " and instead has a "Recommended: 3" for letters - how many should you send them?

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Re: Recommended - how many should you send??
« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2007, 12:32:14 PM »
You aren't required to send them any, if they don't have a required number of recommendations.

They might like to get three, but whatever you have should be fine, because it's better to have fewer letters than be damned with faint praise.

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Re: Recommended - how many should you send??
« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2007, 04:57:03 PM »
Actually, if they say 3 recommended, you send 3. Or 4. You most certainly do not send less.