Auxiliary Services

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General Information

Hours of Operations
Services that are Available
Scheduled Delivery and Pick up Times
Mail Drop Off
Delivery, Pick Up and Cutoff Times
Couriers for Overnight or Second Day Service

Hours of Operations
Our Mail Center is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each working day. The telephone extension is 5029. We are located on the ground floor of Walton Hall.

Services that are Available
The Mail Center offers metering, faxing, purchasing of stamps through the Service Stop located on the second floor of Walton Hall, and sorting of both campus and United States mail. We also provide technical assistance in the preparation of large mailings for discount postal rates.

Scheduled Delivery and Pick up Times
The following mail schedule is available Monday through Friday.

USPS Mail Pick-up/Drop-off- 8:00 a.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Mall Cottage- 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
Ott Hall- 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
ELC- 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Adams Hall- 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Health Center- 11:30 a.m. & 2:20 p.m.
McInnis Learning Center- 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Gym- 11:50 a.m. & 2:50 p.m.
Andrews Hall- 10:15 a.m. & 1:15 p.m.
Mayer House- 11:15 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Fowler Hall- 11:15 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Gate House- 11:45 a.m. & 2:45 p.m.
Gym Cottage- 11:45 a.m. & 2:45 p.m.
Workman Hall- 11:15 a.m. & 2:15 p.m
HHC- 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.

Mail Drop Off

  • All first class one and two ounce envelopes are picked up each business day at 4:00 p.m.
  • Packages that need to be sent out via United Parcel Service must be in the Mail Center by 3:00 p.m. each day.
  • Outbound mail collected during the day is processed for delivery to the USPS at 4:00 p.m.

Delivery, Pick-Up and Cutoff Times
The following schedule is in effect Monday through Friday

Note: Do not request Saturday deliveries as additional charges are incurred. Also, should you require Saturday service, determine if anyone is going to be at delivery destination. Consider signature waiver to be sure the item is left by drivers.

Also, to conserve costs, do not use overnight services on Friday. Consider Priority USPS mail for Monday delivery.

Couriers for Overnight or Second-Day Service
UPS* 3:00 p.m. cutoff
USPS Express/Priority* 4:15 p.m. cutoff

*Mail Services recommends using the United States Postal Service or United Parcel Service for overnight or second day service. Both of these couriers are guaranteed and their cost is less then their competitors.
To receive prompt service, please try to meet these dispatch times.

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