Note: This session is capped at 15 participants

Total Workshop Time: 1 Hour

Pre-requisites: None


Cover letters are often your one opportunity in the application process to express your individuality. Resumes are standard. Applications are standard. But your cover letter? That starts with a blank page.   

In this workshop, we will discuss how to use the cover letter as a hook to get the hiring manager’s attention while also expressing your own individuality in the process.  
Bring your current cover letter for review, if you’d like

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the purpose of cover letters 
  • Review best practices for writing cover letter 
  • Brainstorm ways to be creative while still supplying important information 

Facilitated by: Libby Westley, Director of the University Career Center

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Workshop Classifications

Type: Single Session

Level: Fundamental

Competency: Work Life Wellness

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