Resumes, Cover Letters and Other Correspondence

Please review these guidelines and samples of documents used in job and internship searches. Employers will usually make their interviewing decisions based on the strength of your resume and cover letter. Follow-up thank-you notes can add the final touch after a positive interview.


Cover Letters and Other Correspondence

Contact Information

Career Development Center
Manchester Hall 101
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4654
Fax: (619) 260-2270

Office Hours

Manchester Hall 101 (Main Hub)

  • M-F:   8:30AM - 5:00PM 
  • Drop-Ins:  11AM - 12PM, 3PM - 4PM

Olin 141 & 143 (School of Business)

  • M-F:   8AM – 5PM
  • Drop-Ins: 9AM -11AM, 2PM - 4PM*
  • *check weekly schedule

Serra 207 & 223 (College of Arts & Sciences)

  • Office Hours: 11AM-12PM, 2PM-3PM

Loma 210 (School of Engineering)

  • Office Hours: 10AM-11AM