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My school has a committee which holds all my letters of recommendation for me.
SO this is my question, should I have one LOR request form on my AMCAS that lists my PreMed Advisor and specify its a letter packet OR should I have a LOR request form for each letter writer and hand those in to the premed office.

Second question is this, I am a re-applicant and have letters from last year. Should I ask for them to be edited or maybe just even a date update?

Your help is appreciated.
 

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My school has a committee which holds all my letters of recommendation for me.
SO this is my question, should I have one LOR request form on my AMCAS that lists my PreMed Advisor and specify its a letter packet OR should I have a LOR request form for each letter writer and hand those in to the premed office.

You need a single LOR for the committee letter. How the premed committee handled the individual letters is solely up to the committee.

Second question is this, I am a re-applicant and have letters from last year. Should I ask for them to be edited or maybe just even a date update?

Yes
 
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@gonnif is it just best practice to have the letter writers give a date update, or is it necessary? I am already out of school and thus the professors who wrote me recs will have nothing to add to them in terms of content. All are dated summer 2016
 
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