Student Services


Resume Writing

Career counselors can help students draft and edit effective and persuasive resumes as they begin their job search.

The guides below are intended as an introduction; Students are strongly encouraged to work with a counselor to fine-tune their resume prior to beginning a job or internship search.  While the information below will orient you to what to include in a basic resume, Visual Art and Performing Art students may need to adapt their resumes to include exhibit or performance experience and information. 

Resume Guidelines

Resume Guidelines:  Artist's Guide

Additonal Resources

Reverse Chronological Resume Sample 1

Reverse Chronological Resume Sample 2

Resume Action Words

Additional Resume Samples

Artist's Resume Guide

Additional Samples are available in the Career Development Center, including the hard copy of our Artist's Resume Guide

Resume Writing Do's and Don'ts

Updated 9/2015