Make comparisons to illustrate their success. To put the candidate’s accomplishments into perspective, include comparisons so that the recipient will have some basis to understand why you are recommending this person.
You are required to have three letters of recommendation submitted on your behalf. The letters should be submitted by instructors in a discipline related to your proposed field of study who are in a position to analyze your abilities and academic promise. Letters may be submitted online or on paper via regular mail; online submissions are strongly preferred.