A Composite Letter is a summative and evaluative review of an Emory undergraduate student's experiences, including academic and extracurricular experiences.  As a snapshot of the undergraduate experience, the Composite Letter places Emory students in context with their peers. The Composite Letter is a component of the application process for students applying to medical, dental, optometry, or podiatry school. 

The Composite Letter Writer compiles information from the following sources to create the entire Composite Letter (Any information provided in the sources listed below may be used in the Composite Letter):

  • Student application (includes transcripts and test scores)
  • Student Activities List
  • Student Short Essays and Personal Statement
  • 3-4 Letters of Recommendation
  • Composite Letter Interview

Sample Composite Letter application timeline and checklist

Instructions for submitting the Composite Letter for 2019 Application Cycle: