SECURITY ADVISORY: Scamming Attempts Posing as UP Officials

| Posted by UP Media and Public Relations Office

To UP Users:

Please be informed that there have been reports of scams impersonating University officials. Please do NOT entertain these emails or messages.

This involves the scammer sending messages/emails and pretending to be an official, to ask for money or make payments to him/her or to a third party. Said messages/emails may be very emotional and will entice you to be kind and generous.

Please be extra vigilant when corresponding through email, social media, and other online platforms. Do NOT provide your personal information to questionable senders.

If you encounter suspicious websites, emails, and posts on social media sites, please immediately inform your CU ICT Support. You may find their respective email addresses at

For your kind information and guidance.

Please be safe always.

Information Technology Development Center

Office of the Vice President for Development