Sample Format

Your Name

#### Street Address, City, State 00000
(123) 456-7890
youremailname@somewhere.com
[Make sure your v-mail and e-mail are professional sounding and looking.]

Summary

[This is your sales pitch – make them want to read the rest of your resume.]

Describe your skills, strengths and characteristics that make you special to the hiring person – one to two sentences is best.

Education

Name of College, City, ST

Sept 2004-Present

Major:

GPA: [Only list if above 3.5; also note President's, Provost or Commendation Lists.]

Degree: __________ (Graduation planned for May 2009)

List other colleges – if you attended more than one

Dates

Skills or Relevant Courses [optional]

[If you have specialized skills related to the position, list them. If you've taken high level relevant courses, list them.]

  • Course Title; Course Title; Course Title
  • Skill; skill; skill

Experience

[List in reverse chronological order.]

Most Recent Company, Town, ST

Oct 2007-Present

Job Title

  • Active verb with sentence about what you did &/or what you accomplished &/or $saved
  • Active verb with sentence about what you did &/or what you accomplished &/or $saved

Next Most Recent Company, Town, ST

May 2007-Aug 2007

Job Title

  • Active verb with sentence about what you did &/or what you accomplished &/or $saved
  • Active verb with sentence about what you did &/or what you accomplished &/or $saved

Third Most Recent Company, Town, ST

May 2006-Aug 2006

Job Title

  • Active verb with sentence about what you did &/or what you accomplished &/or $saved
  • Active verb with sentence about what you did &/or what you accomplished &/or $saved

Awards and Honors

[Only include this section if you have any awards/honors and be sure it’s understood how the award/honor relates.]

  • Academic &/or student awards; Community awards; etc.

Activities

[Only include this section if you have any.]

  • Volunteer &/or Community Service activities
  • Sports &/or Clubs
  • Indicate if you were an officer, team captain, founder, etc.