Resume + Cover Letter Review Hours

Need to give your resume or cover letter a once over? Stop by our office to have it reviewed by a staff member during Resume + Cover Letter Review Hours. 15 minutes with a CCD resume reviewer can make all of the difference.

To sign up for a 15-minute Resume + Cover Letter Review, reserve a slot through our online portal, available on Handshake.

Before signing up, please note the following.

  • The reservation system opens at 11:30am, allowing you to select any available 15-minute time slot that same day.
  • Only one review per day and only one document reviewed per review.
  • Bring a paper copy of the document you want reviewed. Staff will not review documents on a computer or other device, and there is no public printing available at the Yawkey Center.
  • Arrive at least 5 minutes before your scheduled time.
  • All review hours’ staff will have signs with their names. At the time of your review, please approach the staff member you are scheduled to meet with.

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Resume and Cover Letter Review Hours

Review hours are finished for the semester. During the summer, students/alumni can get their resume reviewed as part of a counseling appointment. Please schedule an appointment in Handshake.

Multiple reviews are encouraged, but only one review is permitted per day.

Note that if you would like to have a CV or personal statement reviewed, please make an appointment with a career counselor. Undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni that have graduated within the last two years can schedule an appointment online on Handshake. All other alumni, please call 617-353-3590.

Fall 2017 Review Hours
Mondays: 1-6pm
Tuesdays: 1-6pm
Wednesdays: 1-6pm
Thursdays: 2-4pm
Fridays: 1-3pm

Resume Reviews are cancelled for Tuesday, Sept. 26.

Cancelled for holidays, breaks, and special events.

Online Resume Reviews

The CCD is offering online resume review on a pilot basis. Feedback will be provided as a score card via email within three days of the appointment date. You will be prompted with instructions as part of the scheduling process.

NOTE: You must upload your resume to your Handshake account (documents section). You do not need to come to the CCD office.

Scheduling an Online Resume Review

To schedule an Online Resume Review, log into Handshake. From the top menu, select Career Center, and then Appointments. Click the blue button that says Schedule a New Appointment. Choose the Center for Career Development category, and the CCD Online Resume Review appointment type.