Winthrop University: Center for Career and Civic Engagement - Resumes & Letters

Resumes and Guides

Need help with a resume or cover letter? CCE has various samples and guides to get you started below. You can find an example that relates to your academic college or look at other examples for tips and formatting variations to help you build your own!

You can also schedule an appointment to meet with one of our staff for one-on-one assistance by calling 803/323-2141.



Cover Letter Guide (PDF - 83.8K)
Resume Guide (PDF - 177K)
Action Verbs for Resume (PDF - 122k)
Creating Accomplishment Statements (PDF - 468K)
Resume vs. Curriculum Vitae (CV) Comparison (PDF - 114K)


General - Coming Soon!
Arts (PDF - 93.2K)
(Non-Research) Science (PDF - 105K)
(Research) Science (PDF - 118K)
Business Administration (PDF - 134K)
Education (PDF - 381K)
Visual and Performing Arts (PDF - 101K)
Curriculum Vitae (CV) (PDF - 57.6K)

*These are general examples. To create an individualized resume, please visit the CCE office in
129 Crawford.

Last Updated: 12/4/19