A resume provides a snapshot of relevant and recent experiences, accomplishments, and abilities that relate to the roles you intend to pursue. In the hiring process, a resume becomes a tool that employers use to determine whether or not to move a candidate through the next step in the evaluation process – an interview.
Check out the key resources below for help in getting your resume ready to apply.
The resume guide includes formatting tips, resume samples by career community and class year, and an appendix of additional resources. To get started on your resume, review the Resume Guide for help.
Career Peer Advisors
Career Peer Advisors can help you develop and refine your resume, cover letter and/or LinkedIn profile. CPAs are available in the Career Lab (GHH 117) Monday – Friday 9am-4pm. You can make an appointment on Handshake or drop-in anytime! You can also email your resume to be reviewed by email at email@example.com. Please submit resumes and cover letters in a Microsoft Word or Google Doc format for live feedback.
Career Advisors are also available by appointment to assist you with your resume. If you have already met with a CPA or want to take a deep dive into your document, schedule an appointment with a career advisor.