Cover Letters

You’ve reached the right page if you are seeking help in writing effective cover letters. This page is under development, so check back often for additional resources.

One of the best places to start is to visit The University of Massachusetts Amherst Career Services Office. They hold periodic workshops and have walk-in hours where you can get individual consultation on drafts of your cover letters.

Written Resources:

Crafting Effective Cover Letters is a pdf document from Career Services that describes how to write an effective cover letter and an example.

Websites that offer resources and samples: