Several universities have reported incidences of telephone-based scams targeted at international students. One such report is available from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. You can read the CMU police alert below.
If any student has been contacted in a similar manner or if they have been victimized by such an attempt, please contact UNI Police in Gilchrist 30.
The application for the 2015-2016 Nijim Scholarship is ready and available to current UNI students. It is not available to students starting UNI in Fall 2015, this would include students who are currently in the CIEP program. The scholarship is for the amount of $400 and the deadline is January 15, 2015.