The Resume Builder allows students to download a resume in Microsoft Word format based on the information in their Cialfo profile. This gives students the ability to manipulate and redesign the format using any design they choose.
Locating Student Resume Builder
On the student dashboard, locate the Create Resume button in the top right corner.
Information Included In The Student Resume
Three types of information drawn from the student's account:
- Personal Information
- Grades (GPA)
- Extracurricular Activities
The following Personal Information is automatically included in the resume: Name, Email, Phone number, Address, Current High School and Graduation Year.
The student's GPA is automatically pulled in from the 'Grades' section. A score must be filled in any 1 of the GPA boxes: School GPA, Estimated GPA or GPA (4.0).
Students can select the Extracurricular information that is pulled in from the activities entered in the 'Extracurricular Activities' section.
To Generate The Resume
To generate a resume, go to Profile > Dashboard and click on the 'Create Resume' button in the top right corner.
- Select the Extracurricular activities to add to the resume.
- Add additional information such as a cover letter, skills and languages.
- Once all the required information has been filled, click 'Download' to generate the resume as a Microsoft Word doc.
Students can then use the resume as it's downloaded, or play around and redesign and/or highlight specific items.