Career Center advisory: Watch for scam employers

A student works at an internship

The newest scams are emails that seem to come from ASU faculty. Hover over the email address to see where it is from, be careful about clicking links, responding to emails and providing personal information.

Review a list of common potential scam hiring practices to heighten your awareness.

Put your excitement on pause. Don’t accept a job that you didn’t apply to, didn’t require an interview or barely asked you any questions, gave you one day to accept, wanted your banking account or personal information or wanted to send you a check in advance so you can purchase equipment. 

Review the file below for tips on how to spot scammers.

Watch for scams when searching for a job or internship