Mail Carriers Used by Dickinson College

United States Postal Service
•We mail most services that the US mail uses.
•We do not do pass ports.
•We do not do merchandise return receipts

United Parcel Service (UPS)
Must have a street address for all services.
•These services include ground, 2-Day, 3-Day, and overnight and international services.
•All services, except international, has a guaranteed delivery time.
•International and overnights must have a phone number and an email address.
•$100 insurance is included in the price you pay. Additional insurance may be bought upon request.
•Saturday deliveries incur additional fees.
•Dimensional weight applies to all packages.
•There is a charge for an address correction.
•There is an extra fee if mailing a suitcase, trunk, or a plastic container. Ups will not insure this type of container but will insure the contents.        

Federal Express Packages (FedEx)
Must have a street address for all services requested.
•These services include ground, home delivery, overnights, 2-day, 3-day and international services.
•International and overnights must have a phone number and email address.
•Insurance may be bought upon request ($100 included in cost).
•Saturday deliveries incur additional fees.
•Dimensional weight applies to all packages.
•There is a charge for an address correction.
•There is an extra fee if mailing a suitcase, trunk, or a plastic container. FedEx will not insure this type of container but will insure the contents.

DHL
Used for some international countries.

•DHL charges an extra $4.00 per package for a pickup fee.

Notice:
The shipper is responsible for paying all chargebacks that may occur for personal packages shipped.
Examples are and not limited to:
Oversized packages
Residential and or fuel surcharges
Address Corrections
And for international packages - Brokerage Fees, Tariff Fees, or Added Value Tax.


ALL INTERNATIONAL PACKAGES, EXCEPT DOCUMENTS ONLY, MUST BE ACCOMPANIED WITH A DETAILED SHIPPING FORM FILLED OUT BY SENDER.