How to get an Internship

Build a Resume

Draft a Cover Letter

Find an Internship


Build a Resumé

If the thought of building a resumé from scratch seems daunting, try using the resumé builder through Huskies Get Hired!  It's easy, quick, and effective. (

NIU's Career Services also offers free walk-in resumé review appointments for on-campus students.  Stop by CLB 235 during the following hours:

  • Fall and Spring Semesters
    Monday - Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Summer Semester
    Monday - Thursday
    8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

If you live off-campus and would still like to have your resumé reviewed, feel free to email your resumé to (non-education majors) or (education majors).  


Tips and Samples

Resumé Checklist
Resumé Career Objective
Resumé Writing
Resumé Bullet Points