Resume and CV Examples

Resume Examples to Get You Started

Below are some standard examples of quality resumes. Industry expectations can vary for appropriate resume content and formatting. Always check with the Career Center if you have questions about your specific industry of interest.

Technology and Computer Science Experience
On-campus leadership experiences, internship, and course projects. Two-line format with technical skills section.

Environmental Field 
Includes detailed skills. Centered, single line header. Volunteer experience without bullets. Two-line format, two titles under one organization. 

First-Year, Education and Mentoring 
Includes high school. Header includes two columns. Simple skills section. Two-line format, title and date first line and organization, location on line two.

Environmental and Policy Experience 
Includes relevant coursework, and campus experiences. Computer and language experience. Single-line format.

On-Campus Leadership Experiences 
Two dates for a single experience. Honors, coursework, and study abroad. Two-line format with title and date on line one, and organization, location on line two. Language and computer skills.

Law Related Experience 
On-campus leadership experiences. Section with no bullets. Single-line format.

Economics and Business Experience 
On-campus relevant experiences including investment club. Two-line format with capitalization.

Outdoor and Backcountry Experience 
Certifications included. Single-line format.

Economics Related Experience
Greek life and on-campus experiences. Two-line format with organization on line one, title and date on line two.

Research Section
Research experience, environmental and non-profit experiences on two pages.

Creating a Curriculum Vitae (CV) Instead?

The curriculum vitae (CV) is more personal and unique to each individual. The categories of experience you choose to include can vary, but the visual format will remain similar to your resume. Here are a few examples to give you an idea of how a CV may differ from a resume:

Mariah Goldstein

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