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Sample Resume for College Senior

Resume Contributed by Austin Lavin

Amanda Student
123 College Street,  State College, PA 12345
555-555-555    e:  amandastudent@school.edu



University of State, Philadelphia, PA
May 2009
Candidate for Bachelor of Arts in Biology
GPA: 3.48/4, Dean's List, Senior Honor Awards Finalist

City High School, New York, New York
May 2009
Student Body President, Graduated with honors

Administrative Experience

University of State Annual Fund
Fundraising Management, Philadelphia, PA

  • Supervising Team Leader
    January 2007 - Present
    Assist the University of State Annual Fund in its fundraising goals; currently train, coordinate, and motivate over 60 student callers; conduct database management and statistical analysis; monitor success for a goal-oriented team.
  • Student Fundraising Specialist
    October 2005 - January 2007
    Fostered telephone outreach and relation-building skills in development, personally raised over $75,000 to date.

Treatment Research Center
University of State Health System, Philadelphia, PA       

  • Research Intern                                                                                                                                   
     February 2007 - Present
    Provide assistance to addiction clinic Researchers and Technicians; duties include data processing and maintenance, organization of patient records, and the development and understanding of all Center initiatives.

College Housing

  • Resident Advisor
     March 2005 - Present
    Participated in diversity awareness and leadership training; currently organize and execute floor and house-wide events, provide academic and personal counseling for residents in a community-oriented 700-resident building.

Volunteerism and Leadership

  • Town Elementary School, Philadelphia, PA                 
    January 2006 - June 2006
    Tutored and mentored 2nd and 3rd graders in accordance with a developing reading program for struggling urban students.
  • New Students Orientation                                                                                                               
    August 2005, August 2006
    Selected to participate in peer-leadership, team-building, and multicultural-conscientiousness workshops; mentored incoming new students; aided coordinators with new student orientation events and training of other leaders

Additional Information

  • Biology Department Essay Contest, Runner-Up with Honorable Mention
  • Computer proficiency including Apple and Windows, all MS Office applications, and Photoshop
  • Spanish proficiency



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