Scholarships and Student Funding

Phishing Message to Students

Practical guidance for students and top tips on how they can safeguard their funds.

For the latest news about the University of Edinburgh information security updates, please click on the following weblink: Information Security Updates

The University has been made aware of a recent scam targeting new and continuing students with fake emails pretending to be sent from the Student Loans Company.

If students have any concerns please contact the SLC Counter Fraud Team at  

If a student has already clicked the link in the email they should contact the SLC Account Security Team immediately at