Prof. Kim MorseWriting Appointments
Assoc. Director, Writing Support ServicesWriting Sample Tips Cont.'d:
- Follow requested page limit guidelines, otherwise stay in the 5-7 page range.
type of sample should be an excerpt from an objective memo or brief.
The goal is to show the potential employer your research, writing, and
- Include a cover sheet on the sample
indicating the context of the sample. For example, "This writing sample
was a class assignment where we were asked to do X."
- Submit only a FLAWLESS sample!
- Get writing feedback before submitting it.