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Dear Referee,

An applicant to the University of South Carolina College of Social Work’s MSW program
indicated that you are willing to provide a reference in support of his/her application for the
Master of Social Work program. You will receive an email from the University of South Carolina
Graduate School with information about accessing the online recommendation system. If you
accept this request, please complete the electronic form and upload a letter of
recommendation. Letters of recommendation must provide detailed assessment of the
applicant’s specific qualifications for both graduate studies and the field of Social Work. Please
note: Applications will not be considered complete and will not go to review without a
reference letter accompanying the recommendation form.

We appreciate your time and energy on behalf of this student and look forward to receiving
your submission.

Thank you,
The College of Social Work’s Office of Graduate Admissions
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
Office: 803.777.3599
Fax: 803.777.2774