Free Microsoft cover letter templates are available as a download for Microsoft Word users, or are available within your Word program, to use to create cover letters.
Template options include general cover letters and job-specific and career-specific cover letter samples.
There is a selection of cover letters and other employment letters stored in the Templates/Letters section of Microsoft Word.
To access these cover letters from your computer:
Open Microsoft Word, then click on:
Templates or New from Template
Click on either:
Templates on Office Online (browse a large selection) or
Templates on My Computer
Letters (a variety of cover letter templates)
To access the Microsoft Cover Letter Templates online:
Visit Microsoft Cover Letter Templates, browse the cover letter templates, then click on the title to preview the sample. Click the Download Now button, then follow the instructions to download the template to your computer.
Use the Cover Letter Template to Create a Customized Cover Letter
Once you have downloaded or opened a cover letter template file, type over the text in the file to create your own, personalized cover letter.
More Microsoft Letter Templates
Microsoft letter templates are available as a free download for Microsoft Word users, or are available within your Word program, to use to create a variety of letters. There are letter templates for cover letters, resignation letters, reference letters, thank you letters, interview letters, and a variety of business letters.
Microsoft Word Resume Templates
Microsoft resume templates are available as a free download for Microsoft Word users to use to create a resume. Microsoft Word resume options include basic resumes, job-specific resumes, and career-specific resumes.
Please Note: Not all templates may work with all versions of Word, so check before you download. There will be a message next to the download button advising if there are restrictions.