Candidate Evaluation Form


You have been selected to submit your comments regarding an applicant’s qualifications for graduate work in management. Please enter the name and email address for the candidate who is applying for admission to the Atkinson Graduate School of Management at Willamette University.
First Name - Applicant:
Last Name - Applicant: Last Name or Family Name of Applicant
Email Address - Applicant:

Evaluator Info

Please complete all sections of the evaluation form. If you prefer a different format, we invite you to write a letter describing your assessment of the applicant. Please email the letter to:

The content of this evaluation is considered private communication between the evaluator and the admission staff.  Specific content from this evaluation will not be provided to the candidate for whom the evaluation was submitted or to others.

Evaluator's Name
Organization Mailing Address Line 1
Organization Mailing Address Line 2
Postal Code
Evaluator's Employment/Institutional Email AddressPlease enter your employment or institutional email address.


RelationshipHow long and in what capacity have you known the applicant?
StrengthsWhat are the greatest strengths of the applicant?
WeaknessesWhat are the weaknesses or developmental needs of the applicant?
Analytical AbilityFor the following questions, please evaluate the applicant in reference to others you have known who have pursued graduate management education.
Motivation for Graduate Study
Personal Ethics and Integrity
Maturity and Emotional Intelligence
Time Management
Communication Skills
Leadership Potential
Interpersonal Skills
Ability to Work as a Team Member
Overall Potential for Success in Management
ExplanationPlease discuss your evaluation as described above, and provide any additional information you believe would be helpful. If additional space is needed, email your comments to