Career development is a lifelong process and should be considered one of your top priorities as a Sweet Briar College student. After all, one of your main goals as a student is to prepare for a rewarding career upon graduation. In an effort to better serve our students, we have compiled a number of resources on resume building. Along with utilizing these resources, also feel free to make an appointment with members of our staff in order to have your resume proofread or ask any additional questions.

Resume Tips

Developing a Career Objective

Resume Action Words (.pdf)

Accomplishment Statements

Resume Checklist and Evaluation

Tips on Writing a "Scannable" Resume

Sample Resume 

Sample Resume 2 

Sample Resume 3 

Sample Resume 4 (Science)

Sample Resume 5 (Languages/Teaching)