Rick Harrison

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One of my professors that is writing a letter of recommendation for me wanted a list of schools that I am applying to because he said that he wants to personalize each letter to every specific school. He wanted a list of reasons on why I also wanted to go to each school so I believe he can talk about that in each individual letter. Is this how letters of recommendation work for dental school? I just assumed that the professor writes a more generic letter that gets submitted onto the application portal instead of personalizing the letter to each school.
 
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They can only submit one letter of rec, so it has to be a more general letter rather than aimed at one school. I would suggest you give them reasons for why you want to go to dental school period, not a specific one, and then they can use those in their letter if they wish.
 
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