Writing Resumes and Cover Letters

Whether you already have a draft of your resume written or you're starting from scratch, learn more about these important documents and develop your own!

  • A strong resume and cover letter are essential when applying for jobs, internships, and volunteer positions. Employers use them to determine who to bring in for interviews. 

Check out our resources below: 


Summary of your skills, education, and experience that helps convince an employer to interview you. 

Cover Letter

Acts as a cover page to your application and a writing sample for the employer. Conveys skills and qualifications. 

Recommendations & References

A list of personalized letters from people who can vouch for the skills and experience you have provided.

Undergraduate Information for Curriculum Vitae

A resource for undergraduates to become aware of the reasons, the reason for, and sections behind a CV.


Questions? Get your resume and cover letter reviewed by a peer coach during daily drop-in hours or make an appointment online