Washington University

Washington University whams shams and scams

The International Students and Scholars team at Washington University in St. Louis does its best to keep international students informed on the latest scams, but knows that they are "never
Drew University

Drew University international student missing

In the US, the Madison Police in New Jersey, and the New York Police Department are seeking the help of the public to locate missing Drew University international student, Ajay

UChicago international student shot dead

On Saturday 9 January 2021, a University of Chicago (UChicago) international student was shot dead in Chicago in a series of shootings across the city. The victim was 30-year-old Chinese
BU International students

BU international students lose $300k in scams

In 2020 criminals have stolen almost US$300,000 from Boston University (BU) international students in 22 scams says the Boston University Police Department. Half of the scam incidents occurred in a
visa scam

US visa scam targets international students

US Customs and Immigration Enforcement (ICE) has issued a warning about a visa scam targeting international students. ICE says that the scam involves the following steps: The scammer says they are a