Students: Phishing email requesting you to update your student loan details

Posted in: Phishing

The sumer term might be at an end but phishing scams are still happening.

We have been made aware of a phishing scam targeting students by requesting that they update theirĀ  personal informationĀ  in order to get their next student loan payment, this is a fake email. Please do not click on any links or enter any personal information.

Please note:

  • If you have given your bank account details or other financial information to an email of this type, Contact your bank immediately
  • If you are on campus, visit the IT Service Desk, on level 2 of the Library for advice. Alternatively, contact them via the help form
  • You will never be asked for your personal information, such as your bank details or password, via email.
  • If you are worried about an email, please forward the email to and our security team will advise you.

Futher information about phishing attacks and what to do, can be viewed on our website.

Many thanks

IT Literacy.

Posted in: Phishing