Resumes, Cover Letters, and CVs

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VMock SIGNUP INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Go to https://www.vmock.com/auburn
  2. Click on 'Continue with University ID'
  3. Enter your university username and password
    • At this time, only current Auburn University Students will have access to this service

UPLOAD RESUME AND START USING THE VMOCK SYSTEM

You will then be redirected to your VMock dashboard from where you can download your school resume guidelines for reference.

  1. Upload your resume in PDF format (if you have difficulties converting your Microsoft Word resume into PDF, please use pdfonline.com/convert-pdf/).
  2. The system will then process your resume and present you with a summary of resume analysis & feedback. Click on "view feedback"blue button to see the detailed feedback.
  3. There is a detailed product walk-through embedded inside the system so please make sure you spend some time to understand the different modules/features of the system.
  4. If this is part of a class assignment, you will need to take a screenshot of the review page with score and submit this for the assignment.

You are now all SET to start improving your resume score!
You can have up to 10 resumes reviews on VMock per academic year (June reset)

Note: In case you have any trouble using the system, reach out to us at support@vmock.com

For Best User Experience, we recommend you to use Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers.

 

Professional Document Review

Come to the Career Center during drop-in hours to have your documents reviewed by a Peer Career Advisor. Be sure to have your documents printed before you come to the office.

Please use VMock (above) and implement suggested changes before using this service. 

Drop-ins Hours:

Tuesday - Thursday  9:00am - 4:00pm

303 Mary Martin Hall

Sample Documents

Job Search Guide

Electronic Resume Review

The Career Center offers electronic review of your resume and curriculum vitae. Submit your document using the “Get Started” button below.

Please use VMock (above) and implement suggested changes before using this service. 

In order to be evaluated please make sure your document meets the following criteria:

  • No longer than two pages
  • Document is only a resume or curriculum vita
  • Not a cover letter
  • Not a class assignment
  • Is .doc, .docx, or .pdf file format
  • Use your AU username to name your file (e.g., abc0001.pdf, abc0001.docx)
  • Is a current Auburn student or alumni within 5 years of graduation

If you need assistance with other types of documents (cover letter, personal statement, etc.) come in during drop-in hours.

Get Started

Last modified: November 16, 2018