Don’t Fall for an Employment Scam

Posted on 8/21/2019 3:35:45 PM

College students continue to be targeted in common employment scams. Scammers advertise phony job opportunities on college employment websites, and/or students receive emails on their school accounts recruiting them for fictitious positions. This “employment” results in a financial loss for participating students.

Check out Don’t Fall for a Student Employment Job Scam for additional information on typical scams.

If you have concerns about the legitimacy of a job or internship posting, please contact the IUP Career and Professional Development Center at 724-357-2235 or If you feel that you’ve been the victim of a scam, please contact  University Police at 724-357-2141.