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Resumes and Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Your resume has one purpose: to get an interview.

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Cover Letters

How to write a cover letter that will make employers take notice.

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Writing Samples

Show employers that you can write professionally, clearly, and succinctly.

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Student Jobs

Looking for part-time jobs, neighborhood jobs, research positions, or want to work at AU? Start here. For professional jobs and internships, log in to AU CareerWeb.

First-gen AU students recognized by Fulbright

I had invaluable support from my faculty mentors and the Office of Merit Awards.

While at AU, Amanda has served as a volunteer juror for the Scholastic Writing Awards, editor for American Literary, and DJ for WAMU. Aside from her academic pursuits, Amanda is also a classically trained guitarist. She received guidance on her application from Liz Veatch, a consultant to the Office of Merit Awards. Read more about Amanda and the other first-gen students recognized by the Fulbright UK Summer Institute.


  • Online Resources - Access GoinGlobal, Career Explorer, Interview Stream, and more.
  • Self-Exploration - Self-assessment tools to help you identify majors and careers that fit your interests, skills, personality traits, and work values.
  • UGST 100 - This one-credit course offers an introduction to the career development process.