Cover Letters

Cover letters allow you to introduce yourself and highlight unique experiences that align with what the employer is seeking in efforts to make you stand out. This letter not only allows the employer to gain a better understanding of your skills and qualifications, it also conveys your written communication skills. Use the checklist below, and the example format on page 2 to begin your cover letters.

Cover Letter Guidelines

  • Write 3 to 4 brief paragraphs.
  • Don’t exceed one page.

Cover Letter Outline