Sample Résumé #1

  • This résumé was created by a Coe student, and serves as an example of résumé style and content. The format of the resume has been changed slightly in order to post it on this website.


1220 First Avenue NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
(555) 555-5555

Kamille Marie Johnson

Objective Seeking a Residence Life and Student Affairs position.


Bachelor of Arts, Anticipated May 2001
Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA
Major: Psychology
GPA: 3.86

Student Affairs Experience

Coe College Residence Life, Cedar Rapids, IA
Assistant Residence Director, Aug. 2000-Present

  • Supervised, trained, and selected a Residence Life staff.
  • Managed hall administration and maintenance for 185 residents.
  • Served in on-call capacity for entire campus.
  • Provided crisis intervention and conflict mediation.
  • Advised student organizations.

Residence Life Internship, Spring 2001

  • Created and revised staff training manuals and activities.
  • Organized the housing procedure and selection for 850 residents.
  • Aided in creation of departmental student learning objectives.

Resident Assistant, Aug. 1998-May 2000

  • Created and implemented educational and social programs.
  • Peer counselor and resource referral for a floor community of 36 women.


  • Iowa Student Personnel Association Conference 2000, Des Moines, IA
  • UNI RA Conference 2000, Cedar Falls, IA
  • Make a Wish for Leadership Conference 2001, Mount Vernon, IA

Related Experience

Coe College Writing Center, Cedar Rapids, IA

Student Consultant, Aug. 1997- Present

  • Conducted individual student appointments.
  • Counsel students in brainstorming, idea clarification, proofreading, and organization.

Shoreview Parks and Recreation, Shoreview, NM
Playground Leader and Sports Games Coach, Summer 1999

Bally Total Fitness, Little Canada, MN
Daycare Attendant, Receptionist, and Maintenance Staff, Oct.1996-Nov. 1998

Campus Involvement

  • Coe Friends Volunteer
  • Student Senator
  • Women's Rugby Club
  • Peer Advocating Informed Responsible Sexuality

Honors and Achievements

  • Alpha Lambda Delta
  • ISPA Scholar
  • Mortar Board
  • Phi Kappa Phi

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