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.

Last Name or Family Name of 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.

Please enter your employment or institutional email address.


How long and in what capacity have you known the applicant?

What are the greatest strengths of the applicant?

What are the weaknesses or developmental needs of the applicant?

For the following questions, please evaluate the applicant in reference to others you have known who have pursued graduate management education.

Please 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