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K-State Polytechnic Academic and Student Services
208 College Center
2310 Centennial Road
Salina, KS 67401

785-826-2674
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Resumes and Interviews

At K-State Polytechnic, your future is our focus - we want you to succeed! That's why we offer resume and interview assistance to make sure you're ready to apply, interview and land your job!

Write a successful resume

Resume and interview guide (PDF)
K-State's most popular resource for students is available online and contains sample student resumes and cover letters, power and action verbs, and other job search correspondence.

Build a resume (PDF)
Prior to creating a resume, review this workshop to inventory your skills and experience.

Relevant experience for a resume
Tips and resources for developing a strong resume throughout your time at K-State Polytechnic.

Resume critique
For a more in-depth resume review, schedule an appointment with Julie Rowe, Student Activities Coordinator, at jarowe@k-state.edu or 785-826-2971.

Prepare for interviews

Resume and interview guide (PDF)
A comprehensive guide including sample questions and how to prepare.

Interview preparation (PDF)
A workshop presentation about how to interview successfully.

Mock interviews
The Student Activities Coordinator is available to assist with interview preparation and mock interviews. Schedule an appointment by contacting Julie Rowe at jarowe@k-state.edu or 785-826-2971.

Informational interviews
Set up informational interviews in your field to learn more about employers and career options.

Big interview
Learn how to land the job with powerful video tutorials and virtual interview practice software. Students can log in with their eID and password.

 

Dress to impress
No cash for clothes? No problem! Visit the Career Closet in 112 College Center for free interviewing attire.

Writing Center
The K-State Polytechnic Writing Center, located in the Technology Center, can provide help with writing your resume and interview preparation.

Candid Career: Help with Resumes and Interviews
Check out these brief videos with tips and advice for writing your resume and preparing for your interview.