Resumes & Cover Letters

Resume Builder

Visit the Jessup Job Board and choose either a Functional or Chronological resume. Your Access ID is A0 followed by your ENTIRE student ID (A099000xxxx). Make sure you format and edit fully before uploading for review.

CLP Resume and Cover Letter Guide SP20 Jan 2020 PDF

Resume Sample – Criminal Justice

General Resume Sample – All Majors #1

General Resume Sample – Student Athlete

Resume Sample – Functional Format

General Resume Sample – All Majors #2

General Resume Sample – All Majors #3

Canva Resume sample

Sample Cover Letter


Canva is a website that enables you to create designs and documents. Their resume section contains some helpful templates that will enable you to get creative with your resume, depending on the field of work you are entering.

Writing a Curriculum Vitae (CV) 

Breaking Down Your Professional Experience on a Resume

How to Write a Profile Statement

Objectives on resumes are phasing out. This is because it’s more important to tell the employer what you can do for them, rather than what you want out of the job. Click on the link above to give you the important components to include in a profile statement on your resume.

Action Verbs for Resumes

Here, broken down by the most popular job categories, you’ll find 222 powerful action verbs perfect for your resume. Use these liberally throughout your resume… and get the job interview!