Tips for Students & Parents

  • Do not send cash in the mail. Always use a check or a postal money order.
  • Valuable letters and parcels should be sent by registered or certified mail, UPS, Federal Express, DHL and others that provide routine tracking methods and insurance for their shipments.
  • To ensure you are protected against loss or damage when shipping valuables, please inquire about purchasing insurance.
  • Medications should be phoned into a local pharmacy. If you must mail medications, please send by registered or certified mail.
  • Time sensitive material should be sent by land or air carriers using guaranteed overnight or other time frames which also provide tracking.
  • Registration for student mailboxes can be obtained by visiting the Post Office in the University Union. Mailboxes are guaranteed only to university residents
  • Remember to bring your student ID when you claim packages or lose your combination to your mailbox.