Want to stand out from other applicants? The Division of Career Pathways has a variety of resources to help make your resume and cover letter rise to the top:


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Drop-In Advising Sessions

Available Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. throughout the academic year and from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday during summer. No appointment is necessary. Please bring a hard copy of documents to be reviewed.

Resume Lab

Check Handshake for career lab dates and times. Whether you’re writing your first resume or just need help with tailoring it to a specific job, drop by for assistance with your resume questions.

Cover Letter Lab

Check Handshake for career lab dates and times. Bring a specific job posting to this hands-on working session where career advisors will provide individual help with your cover letter.

Resume Workshops

  • Creating Your First Resume: Learn how to put together a first-rate resume in this workshop covering what to include, proper formatting, and how to tailor your resume to a job description.
  • Technical Resume Writing: Get tips on how to highlight your relevant skills, technical and extra-curricular experiences to make an impactful impression for technical positions.
  • Identifying Your Professional Skills: Gain insight into the top skills employers are seeking and how to translate your experiences to demonstrate your qualifications.