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Sample 1: Student Resume



Street Address
City, State, Zip
(555) 555-5555 (home)
666-666-6666 (cell)


XYZ University, Hopedale, NY, Bachelor of Arts, May 2005
  • Business-Math (3.68 GPA) and Government (3.33 GPA) Double Major
  • Cumulative GPA: 3.53–Dean’s List, Member of the Periclean Honors Society
Semester Abroad Program, London, England, Spring 2003
Real Estate Finance Intern, PaineWebber Incorporated, Weehawken, NJ, Summer 2004
  • Budgeted operating expenses and determined rent schedule through rent averaging process.
  • Performed comparative analysis of operating expenses in Excel to establish variances in line items.
  • Utilized centralized rent roll to verify monthly rental remittance from invoices for accuracy.
  • Summarized lease document for legal abstract and Lease Management System.
Stakis Hotel Project, Finance Course, University of Westminster, London, England, Spring 2003
  • Evaluated capital structure, share price movement and dividend policy of Stakis Hotel.
  • Calculated beta and analyzed company’s indulgence in derivatives for risk management.
Computer Assistant, Center for Information Technology Services, XYZ University, 2001 - 2002
  • Responded to questions regarding application problems in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Southwest Airlines Project, Accounting Course, XYZ University, Fall 2002
  • Calculated liquidity, solvency and profitability ratios of Southwest Airlines for 1995-1997 fiscal years.
  • Determined favorable trends by analyzing ratios and used Excel spreadsheet to exhibit ratios and trends. 
Data and Systems Department Assistant, New York Times, NY, NY, Summer 2001
  • Assisted computer operators with payroll, home delivery and sales administration data encoded tapes.
Data Entry, Wall Street Concepts Investment Services, NY, NY, Winter 2000
  • Requested and verified dividend reclassification information from mutual fund company executives.
  • Entered data received on WSC's database. 
Assistant Supervisor, G.O. Shuttle & Tours, Fairbanks, AK, Summer 2000
  • Calculated profits daily and used Excel spreadsheet to create invoices for other tour company vouchers.
  • Coordinated arrivals and departures of tourists and provided information about tours.
Resident Assistant, Office of Residential Life, XYZ University, 2002 - Present
  • Organize effective study breaks and counsel students on academic and social issues.
  • Work with security and other staff members to provide a safe environment for students.
Math Tutor/ Grader, Mathematics Department, XYZ University, 2001 - 2003
  • Helped students develop and improve quantitative skills in calculus math classes.
  • Assisted math professor by grading students’ homework each week.
Member of the Education Leadership Corps, Hudson Mohawk Association, 2001 - Present
  • Collaboratively researched and prepared empirical study exploring readers' response to poetry.
Proficient in Bloomberg, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Lexis / Nexis, and Mathematicas 3.0

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