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Cover Letter Guidelines

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Creating Cover Letters

Effective cover letters convey a sense of purpose, project enthusiasm for the position or program, and demonstrate your knowledge of the employer or graduate program's goals and needs. Each cover letter should be customized to fit the position for which you are applying. No matter what your reason is for sending a cover letter, be sure you sign in to your Handshake account to follow our recommendations

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Printed on Wednesday, September 27, 2023