Basic Resume Sample
BASIC RESUME SAMPLE
EDUCATION: Name of College, City , State. Month Year. (of graduation)
Degree in (major/s).
?.?? GPA on a 4.0 scale. (List GPA only if 3.0 or above)
EXPERIENCE: Where you were employed, City , State.
JOB TITLE. Statement showing what you did for the organization.
Month Y ear (you began employment) – Month Year. (you ended
Be sure to list most recent experience first.
HONORS/AWARDS: Here is where you will list the honors/award/scholarship and
the year/s you received the aforementioned honor.
ACTIVITIES: List the name of the activity and the year/s you participated in the
activity. Always add if you have held an office or chaired a special
REFERENCES: A vailable upon request.
If you are still attending college, use a
Permanent Address and a School
Address. The hiring organization will
be able to contact you more quickly
with both addresses/phone numbers
Use an email account that you will be
able to access after graduation.
Recommended font size is no smaller
than 10 point and no larger than 12
Bold and Capitalize Headings
Be sure to list most
recent experience first.
Use action verbs when
You may have a separate
reference page if you prefer.