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Letters of Recommendation

All college-bound students must make recommendation letter requests through Naviance.

You must identify 2-3 teachers, counselors, or adult mentors who can speak to your strengths as a student and an individual.  You should have a recent and ongoing relationship with the adult.

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Explore the features of Naviance, have fun, and stay tuned for more information. To set up your account:

  • Website:
  • Username: first part of your email address (minus “ ex. sthomas17 OR 18pkrisian
  • Password: stringtheory
  • After setting up your account, please change your password immediately.

Instructions for Teacher and Counselor Recommendation Requests: DO NOT SKIP ANY STEPS!

  1. Download and complete the “Info Sheet for Counselor Recommendation” and email to or
  2. Ask the adult from whom you are requesting a recommendation. You must get a verbal or written “yes” before making your request on Naviance.
  3. Request a recommendation following these steps:
    1. Login to your Naviance Account (
    2. Click the “Colleges” Tab
    3. Click “colleges I’m applying to”
    4. Click “add/cancel requests”
    5. Select your teachers from the drop down menu, and personalize the request with a message.
    6. Click “update requests” and you’re DONE!
  4. Email your teacher your resume and complete any other info form they request. (Teacher-specific Info Form Here)