Resumes and Letters

When applying to any opportunity, your resume, cover letter, and application materials are the very first impression made upon a recruiter.

students engaging in resume review

Your documents should present who you are as a candidate in a clear, concise, and compelling way, that is customized for the position to which you are applying. To get started, we suggest the following:

Applying for the Business Major

Resume approval is not required when applying for the Brandeis IBS Business Major. We strongly encourage all students to have their reviewed before submitting their applications.

Learn more about resume formatting, view the Anatomy of a Resume Guide, and use the Interactive Resume Index to view sample resumes.

Have your resume reviewed:  

Drop-in Hours (fall and spring semesters)
Monday through Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 


Schedule a 30-Minute Resume Review with a Hiatt staff member, make your appointment here