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Ranking Grids

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by ganesha123, May 15, 2008.

  1. ganesha123

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    Hi,
    Just wondering, is it required that a letter of recommendation writer uses a ranking grid for medical schools...

    Also, do your individual schools ask that you give your letter writer a form with a grid for them to send to the schools?

    Thanks
     
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  2. nick_carraway

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    Not usually.

    Your school's letter forwarding service might have that as part of their stationery, but no school I saw requires it as part of a secondary.

    Typically letters of rec for med school are simply that; prose on letterhead.
     
  3. MilkmanAl

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    UMKC makes their MD-only applicants fill out those generic rec sheets, but they're the only ones, as far as I know.
     
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    For some Reason i thinK TMDSAS has a ranking grid.
     
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  5. ganesha123

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    thanks for the info guys...the only reason i ask is because i had a letter writer submit a letter a year ago..and just realized today (when i reactivated my alumni letter file) that it didn't have a grid..and didn't know whether to bother her to fill a grid and mail it in, or just let it go...and forget about it!
     
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  6. lord_jeebus

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    Most letters of rec that I have reviewed did not have grids.
     

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