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High School Resume Example: Applying to College

Some colleges (or scholarship) applications may ask you to provide a resume that summarizes your objectives and work and extracurricular activities. Take a look at this sample to get started on yours.

Josie Smith
4125 Lake Drive
McCall, ID 83638
(208) 634-1212


To take what I have learned from my part time jobs in the tourism industry in McCall and earn a business degree from the University of Idaho. I hope to return to my community and continue to work in tourism, and maybe someday own my own business.


Diploma, McCall-Donnelly High School, May 2015
GPA: 3.56


May 2014 – August 2014
Front Desk Assistant Supervisor, Shore Lodge
Provided guest check-in and concierge services, helped train new staff, and helped supervise daily front desk operations

December 2013 – March 2014
Ski Lodge Staff, Brundage Mountain
Worked in the rental shop and in the child care center

May 2013 – August 2013
Front Desk Attendant, Shore Lodge
Provided guest check-in and concierge services

Awards & Achievements

  • Honor Roll, Spring 2015
  • Editor, The Echo (school newspaper), 2014-2015
  • President, The French Club at MDHS, 2013-2014

Interests & Activities

  • Writing
  • Photography
  • Skiing
  • Soccer, MDHS Team, 2012-2015

Volunteer Experience

  • Volunteer Staff at the Little Ski Hill, Payette Lakes Ski Club, Winter 2013
  • Volunteer Dog Walker, McPaws Animal Shelter, 2010-2012

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