Schools Resume Format

By | March 20, 2009

Schools Resume

A schools resume format is mainly used by a student who is applying for a school transfer or who is applying to get in another college.

The format delves on the academic achievements of the student, with little regard on the employment experience, if there is any.

Applying for a school in the United States or England places a tight competition among the applicants because these schools are competitive as well.

Usually, directors look for versatile students who can excel in academics and participate in school activities at the same time. Therefore, it is important to present in your resume in a way that will impress your interviewer.

First, start your resume with a summary of your profile, listing your attainments in your schools and most striking characteristics. This is followed by a summary of your education, with a brief account of your achievements. 

Next, elaborate on your core competencies. Make separate sub-sections for each competency and list all your skills relating to each field. Tackle your academic awards in the next section in order to support all your claims about yourself.

Discuss your extra-curricular activities or the list of organizations joined. Your ability to cope with the rest of the schools is presented in this part.  Last, include a listing of your internship if you have any. End your resume with personal information and reference persons.

Schools Resume Format and Example

Jonathan George

293 Tulsa

Oklahoma, USA

(123) 456-7890


  • A determined and versatile student
  • Competent in different academic areas and achieved academic honors
  • Active in university activities and garnered extra-curricular awards
  • Skillful in debate and public speaking, and good in sports


Bachelor of Science in Business Economics            2005 – present

University of Tulsa

Oklahoma, USA

  • Major: Economics
  • Minors: Finance and French
  • Graduated with Honors
  • Dean’s Lister for 4 semesters


Management and Economics 

  • Skillful in tackling different cases pertaining to business and economics
  • Competent in identifying economic and business trends in an industry
  • Skillful in making strategic plans for the cases presented in class


  • With excellent communications skill, both in written and in oral
  • Good in debates and public speaking

 Other Skills   

  • Good in soccer and basketball
  • Proficient in French
  • Knowledgeable in MS Office and Adobe Photoshop


  • 1st honor, College of Economics and Commerce, 2008
  • Student of the Year, College of Economics and Commerce, 2007
  • 1st place winner, Business Economics Model class competition, 2007
  • Player of the Year, Soccer Inter-school Championship, 2007
  • Awardee for Best Debater in the University, 2006


  • President, Association of Business Economics Students, 2007 – 2008
  • Active Member, Debate Society, 2005 – present
  • Project Head, Job Fair, University of Tulsa, 2008
  • Project Head, Business Marketing Convention, University of Tulsa, 2007
  • Varsity Player, Soccer Club, 2005 – 2007
  • Active Member, Basketball Club, 2005 – 2006


Management Trainee       Summer 2008

Bank of Oklahoma Financial Corporation

Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA


Date of Birth:  26 December 1986 

Civil Status:  Single

Age:    22

Citizenship:  American


Matthew Parks, PhD

Economics Department Professor

University of Tulsa

(234) 567 8901

James Smith


University of Tulsa

(345) 6789 012

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