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Application Materials

Application Materials

Every job application requires a resume. It should be a succinct summary of your education and experience, not a personal statement. Your cover letter contextualizes your experience, highlights your skills and conveys your interest in an employer.

Primary Resources

1L Cover Letter and Resume Workshops

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Videos and Podcasts

Videos and Podcasts

Title Date Length Format

1L Resume and Cover Letter Tutorial

Yih-hsien Shen, JD Adviser

10/22/2020
55:08 Video Play

Updating Your Resume for EIP

EIP Roadmap Leg 2: Materials

02/28/2022
2:06 Video Play

OCS Related Resources

Public Interest Resources