Resident Assistant cover letter template
Your city, state, and zip
Housing and Residence Life
Northern Arizona University
PO Box 6100
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
First Paragraph: Identify the position title you are applying
for. Include one sentence that
highlights a specific reason you are the best candidate for this job. Make it clear for the employer how well you
fit the job description.
Second Paragraph: Demonstrate to them what qualifications or
unique attributes you possess that they have not asked for, but you believe
will be beneficial to their organization and the position.
Third Paragraph: Make it easy for them to see how you’ll fit
into their organizational culture in a way that reflects you’ve done your
homework on their organization. Look at
the organization’s philosophy/mission statement/values, and articulate how your
beliefs align with theirs.
Closing Paragraph: Indicate that you would like the opportunity
to interview for a position. Thank the
employer for his/her consideration.