Mail Carriers

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.
•Up to $100 is included in the cost of your shipment. Additional insurance can be purchased at a nominal fee.
•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.
 For all UPS deliveries you must specify "signature required" upon delivery, which will require an additional fee. 

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.
•Up to $100 is included in the cost of your shipment. Additional insurance can be purchased at a nominal fee.
•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.
 For all FedEx deliveries you must specify "signature required" upon delivery, which will require an additional fee.

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 MUST BE ACCOMPANIED WITH OUR DETAILED SHIPPING FORM FILLED OUT BY SENDER. http://www.dickinson.edu/download/downloads/id/4270/electronic_shipping_form.pdf