Résumés & Cover Letters

Write Your Résumé

Résumé Example- Most companies expect this format
Masters Résumé Example
Action Verbs

Use your own individual experiences, projects and strengths. Employers will soon discover if you misrepresent yourself.

Reflect keywords from software and responsibilities listed in the job description in your résumé.

Build Your Summary Statement
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