Writing a resume

Your resume or CV (curriculum vitae) capture your professional story and are typically the first step of an application process

The Center for Career Exploration and Development (CCED) offers assistance in writing your resume or CV.

For a deeper dive, check out the video at the bottom of this page.

Getting Feedback

Our staff is able to provide feedback on your cover letter during our drop-in hours or by appointment with a Career Engagement Specialist.

Resume Writing Quick Guide & Sample Resumes

Quick Guide:  This Quick Guide will break down the components of a resume.

Action Verb List:  Need a great action verb to start that bullet point?  This amazing list has 350 of them!

Sample Resumes:  Some fields have resumes that differ significantly from the typical resume that most people know.  Here are some examples.

International Resumes/CVs: Check out our Resume vs CV Quick Guide and these two sites that offer country specific tips for resumes & CVs.

This quick 10 minute video will break down a resume and help you develop one that will tell your authentic story.