Cover Letter Tutorial

Before you send off your resume, you'll need a top-quality cover letter that highlights your professional experience and gets the attention of the prospective employer. Career Services has created this tutorial to help get you on the right track.

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  • Take the time to read each section carefully. You'll discover critical tips that will help you to produce a stand-out resume.
  • Within the tutorial, you can move from section to section using the links at the bottom of each page.
  • You can return to a specific section by using the links below.

Cover Letter Tutorial Topics


Purpose of the Cover Letter

Information to Include in a Cover Letter

Cover Letter Format and Sample

Different Cover Letter Formats and Samples

Things to Remember

Cover Letter Dos and Don'ts

Frequently Asked Questions

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