Can letters of recommendation be reused?

You may need the person sending the letter of rec to submit it separately each time. The easiest way to reuse letters of rec is usually on an application platform, where the letters are often automatically used as many times as you apply to colleges.

Are you allowed to read recommendation letters?

The more your recommenders know how you are presenting yourself in your application, the better chance you have that their recommendation letter will dovetail with your narrative. Yes they are allowed to read their letter of recommendation only if they have been admitted and enrolled in the program.

Does Harvard accept late recommendations?

Harvard (and all colleges) accept things beyond your control for several days after the deadline. Look on your common app to see if the college has “downloaded” the recommendation. They usually do it 24 – 48 hours later. As long as they have downloaded, you have nothing to worry about.

Are letters of recommendation confidential?

In the academic world, recommendation letters tend to be kept confidential. Your teacher or counselor may show you the letter and ask for your feedback or revisions, but this depends on the person. Even if you’re burning with curiosity, you shouldn’t pressure your recommenders to show you the letter.

What day do Harvard decisions come out?

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Do colleges accept late letters of recommendation?

Most of the programs are okay with late recommendations when I was applying, though one program makes it clear they will proceed evaluating my profile without the late recommendations(they still will consider my application). Generally, a late recommendation won’t kill your application.

Can you submit Caspa without letters of recommendation?

A: Yes. Once you have successfully filled out your application, you can e-submit it to CASPA at any time. However, your application will not be processed until CASPA has received all of your official transcripts, at least two letters of recommendation and your payment.