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05/03/2011 02:59 pm ET | Updated Jul 03, 2011

Susan Xiao-Ping Su, Former President Of Tri-Valley University, Arrested

Susan Xiao-Ping Su, the former president of Tri-Valley University in Pleasanton, California, was arrested on Monday for fraud.

The San Francisco Chronicle has more:

Prosectuors say while she was president of Tri-Valley University, Su submitted fraudulent documents in support of applications to admit foreign students on student visas.

Once the applications were approved, Su then allegedly issued visa-related documents to student aliens in exchange for "tuition and fees."

Prosecutors say Su took in more than $3.2 million in the alleged scheme.

The university enrolled 1,555 students, 95% of them from India. The Indian government is asking for leniency for the students who applied for visas through the school.