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Fraud Alert: UofT Purchase Orders

Published on: May 17, 2016

PO Fraud Alert

17 May 2016 Fraud Alert:

Fraudulent purchase orders in the name of the University of Toronto are being sent to various companies attempting to procure goods and ship them to foreign destinations via third party shipping companies.  

If you are a regular UofT vendor, or have recently received a questionable P.O., please confirm its authenticity before proceeding. You may contact UofT Procurement Services if you are unsure. 

If you receive a fake P.O. you can report it at or to your local police department.