Résumés & Cover Letters

Write Your Résumé

Use your own individual experiences, projects and strengths.
Reflect keywords from software and responsibilities listed in the job description in your résumé.

Résumé Example- Most companies expect this format
Masters Résumé Example
Build Your Summary Statement
Action Verbs
Build Your Accomplishment Statements

Technical Résumé Presentation


Get Your Résumé Reviewed

Now that you have written a solid résumé, have it reviewed.

Optimal Résumé– Make an account, select your academic level, upload your résumé. It will be reviewed in 2-3 days, peak periods around career fair may take 7-10 days.

Handshake– Make an appointment with a peer career coach. Bring a paper copy to your appointment, not all locations have printers.

The Engineering Career Center does not offer walk-in appointments.


Write Your Cover Letter