Sample Documents

Sample Resume #1 (17kB) - Basic resume for students (w/ previous work experience) about to graduate

Sample Resume #2 (22kB) - Resume for professionals with extensive work experience 

Sample Resume #3 (130kB) - Resume for professionals looking to change careers or re-enter the workforce

Cover Letter Template (w/ text prompts) (15kB) - Basic cover letter with suggestions for information to include

Co-op/Internship Resume Template (18kB) - Resume for students looking to obtain a Co-op/Internship position

Student Employment Resume Template - No Experience (23kB)

Student Employment Resume Template - Limited Experience (23kB)

Sample High School Resume (89kB)‌ - Professional resume for high school students

Resume Template - Varsity Athlete (20kB) - Resume for jobseekers with intercollegiate athletic experience

Functional Resume #1 (39kB) - Resume for professionals looking to transition into new careers or those that are re-entering the workforce

Functional Resume #2 (38kB)‌ - Functional resumes highlight specific skill sets and competencies as opposed to the traditional chronological outline

Sample Bullet Point Statements for Common Jobs (28kB)‌ - Level 2 and Level 3 bullet point statements for Cashier, Retail Associate, Host/Server/Bartender, Student Employee Clerical, Fast Food Employee, and Athlete

Major Specific Resume Samples/Templates

Resume Templates (MS Word)  These MS Word files are designed for you to download and type your information into them. They are user-friendly and can be easily edited and updated as your highlight YOUR achievements and accomplishments for potential employers or graduate schools.

Sample Resumes (PDF)The PDF files are examples of what solid resumes look like for the variety of majors listed below. As you look at these documents, think about your accomplishments and achievements and how you can highlight them as demonstrated in these examples.

Sample Cover Letters (MS Word)These MS Word files are designed for you to download and type your information into them. Be sure that you are customizing each and every cover letter that you are submitting for consideration, as Hiring Managers want to see that you have skills that apply to their position specifically.

Accounting
Biology
Business/Management
Chemistry
Communication
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice
Education
Engineering
Exercise Science
Finance
Graphic Design
Health Science
Marketing
Nursing
Psychology
Social Work
Spanish
Theatre