Your resume is a critical document for your professional success, as it communicates your education, skills and experience. Keep your resume up-to-date by reviewing it every semester. Students who are actively seeking internships or professional positions are encouraged to have their resume critiqued. The Career Center offers resume critiques through the following career development programs and services:

  • Resume Critique Day
  • Resume Revamp
  • Drop-in hours
  • Career advising appointment 

Use the resources below to create your first professional resume or update your existing resume. 


Resume Creation Worksheet — will help to organize, develop, and create your first resume

Resume Improvement Worksheet — will help to improve your existing resume

Resume keywords

Infusing industry buzzwords and skills relevant to the position you are applying for is an important part of crafting your resume. Use the resume keyword handouts below when creating or updating your resume.