Mail Forwarding for Students

What mail can be forwarded?
USPS offers forwarding services for all domestic and international letter mail.

What packages can be forwarded?
USPS will forward packages only to a domestic address. All other packages are returned to the sender. There is no guarentee that any items forwarded or returned to the sender will meet it's destination.

* PLEASE NOTE CERTAIN USPS SERVICES CANNOT BE FORWARDED AND OTHERS MAY INCUR AN ADDITIONAL COST FOR THE RECIPIENT.

UPS, FedEx, and DHL do not offer a forwarding service.

During the summer, the mail is forwarded to the address provided to mail services. Mail will be forward for students leaving campus once we are notified. If you are remaining on campus during the summer or winter break, you will need to notify the Student Mail/Package Pickup Supervisor; otherwise, all mail will be forwarded to the address on file. All First Class and Priority Mail, USPS (United States Postal Service) packages, and subscription magazines will be forwarded. All non First Class mail will be recycled. During the summer or winter break packages that cannot be forwarded will be held in Package Pickup, unless you are going abroad the following semester. For students that are going abroad that receive a package that is unable to be forwarded will be returned to the sender.

Graduate (February and May) mail will be forwarded to the address provided to us for ninety days. It is the responsibility of the graduate to inform all correspondents (banks, magazines, newspaper subscriptions, and families) of their change of address.

International Mail:

Mail Services will hold mail for returning international students upon request, which must be received via email to ulshz@dickinson.edu. If you are not returning to campus, all mail will be RETURNED TO SENDER. It is the responsibility of the student to notify banks, magazines, newspaper subscriptions, and families of your change of address.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 8:00AM to 4:00PM

MAIL SERVICES IS CLOSED ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Scheduled hours may vary during exams, breaks, and holidays.