The University Scam Emails Corpus

Please consult our WebConf 2023 paper (hyperlink pending) for an overview of the research that led to this corpus and the procedure used to created it.

You can download the corpus here. The zipfile a brief manual and text files individually containing each email scam in the corpus.

You are welcome to use the corpus under the terms of CC BY-NC-SA 2.0. Please cite:

Grace Ciambrone and Shomir Wilson. Creation and Analysis of a Corpus of Scam Emails Targeting Universities. In Proceedings of the 2023 ACM Web Conference (WebConf), 2023.

Read more about our lab's work here.