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Résumé

A good résumé is a critical tool for use in pursuing your career goals. To create an effective résumé, the Career Resource Center offers résumé workshops and an online résumé writing guide, as well as books and guides in our office library.

Career Resource Center Résumé Guide

Click here for Informational guide on résumé preparation based on the feedback we have received from recruiters over the years.

Career Resource Center Résumé Templates

These customized templates make it easy for students to prepare a professionally formatted résumé. 

Additional Resources

  • Glossary of Action Verbs [PDF]
    Use this list of action verbs to develop your résumé's bulleted statements.
  • Electronic Résumés
    How do you create an electronic résumé that will work with recruiting software and eventually make it to a live recruiter? To get started, follow these rules.
  • CRC Résumé Writing Workshop
  • Résumé and Cover Letter Critique Service
    Drop-off your résumé and cover letter in 308 Alfiero for critique. Students are then able to pick up written feedback or schedule an individual appointment with one of our Career Advisors to discuss the suggestions.
  • CRC Student Resource Area
    Use our national employer directories, career guides and other library resources to help you in your job search.