Resumes and Cover Letters

The resume and cover letter are two of the most important papers you will ever write in college. Marketing your skills successfully through these documents is the first step to getting an interview and landing a job. 


What does your resume say about you?

  • You have good communication skills and can organize written information in a clear and concise manner
  • You are serious about the position for which you are applying
  • You have the required skills and qualifications and are confident about sharing that information

Resume Samples and Tips

Cover Letters

The purpose of the cover letter is to:

  • Introduce yourself to a potential employer
  • Provide a sample of writing skills and knowledge of proper business written communication
  • Highlight your strengths
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of the organization

Cover Letter Samples and Tips