Who We Are
News & Stories
Sep 23, 2022
Sep 15, 2022
August 20, 2023
June 29, 2023
June 24, 2023
University Wide Events
No Communication Compromises
Areas of Study
Changing the world
Community & Innovation
Research Experiences & Services
Your Journey Starts Here
Tools & Resources
Explore Our Campus
Sep 29, 2022
How to Write Letters
There are specifics formats that letters should follow, whether they are personal correspondence or business-related. We have several sample letters and formats that will help you figure out how to structure your letters.
Although sympathy letters are probably the most difficult types of letters to write, these tips will help you write a sympathy letter that is tactful and appreciated.
Resource Type: Quick Guides
Most business letters must include a return address (letterhead or your name and address), date, an inside address (receiver's name and address), a salutation, body paragraphs, and a closing. However, there are several ways to format this information.
Do you need to find out if you have been accepted for the job? This section will give you tips and samples on how to write your follow-up letter.
Here are some tips on how to write your apology with dignity and sincerity.
Has there been a misunderstanding you want to be cleared up? The following information will help you write an effective complaint letter.
If you are applying for a job that requires you to submit a resume, you should include a cover letter with your resume and application.
This section will help you write effective and attention-getting notices to your fellow students.
Do you want government officials or other people in positions of authority to take action on issues that matter to you? This will guide you as you write an advocacy letter.
Do you want to invite someone to speak at your meeting or conference? Whatever your event is, the following will help you write an effective invitation.
Do you want to congratulate someone on their anniversary, birthday, wedding, promotion, or graduation? Below you will find information that will help you write a wonderful and memorable letter of congratulations.
Have you received financial contributions or scholarships and want to express your gratitude? Here are some tips on how to write your appreciation letter in a thoughtful way.
Cover letter in block style.
Cover letter in traditional style.
Gallaudet University, chartered in 1864, is a private university for deaf and hard of hearing students.
Copyright © 2022 Gallaudet University. All rights reserved.
800 Florida Avenue NE, Washington, D.C. 20002