Cover Letter Body

The body paragraphs should always relate back to the job description. This is where you can get more detailed on the connections between your qualifications and the position requirements. 

Get Organized

One way to help organize your qualifications and the skills from the job description would be by making a chart. On one side list the most important qualifications the employer is seeking and on the other, how you best meet those qualifications. Chart courteous of Johns Hopkins University


LIghtbulb icon Tip from an Advisor: Be sure to break the body of your letter into multiple paragraphs for easier readability and also as a way to format your thoughts.