If you plan on shipping packages home at a discounted rate through the college, please read!
UNITED PARCEL SERVICE SHIPPING INFORMATION
ALL STUDENTS… DISCOUNTED RATES!
Mailing Services in Freeman International Center (Old Cook Dining Hall 2nd floor) will be shipping any or all your packages daily 8:30-3:30pm through Friday, May 25th.
WEIGHT: Up to 70 lbs per package.
SIZE: Up to 130 inches in combined length & girth.
INSURANCE: Each package is automatically insured for $100. Additional insurance is available.
LIMIT: 10 Packages per person.
1. USE A CORRUGATED CARTON- Choose one in good rigid condition with all the flaps intact.
2. PACK WITH PLENTY OF CUSHIONING- To prevent the object from moving during transit.
3. CLOSE THE CARTON SECURELY- Fiber filament tape is required.
4. PREPARE A GOOD SHIPPING LABEL:
*Type or clearly print the address.
*Include the receiver’s full name plus the street and apartment numbers and the zip code.
*If addressing to a Rural Route address, include the telephone number.
*Place the address on the top of the carton only.
*** USE YOUR ADDRESS HERE AT THE COLLEGE FOR THE RETURN ADDRESS.
*As a precaution, place a label with the address inside
NOTE: Electronic equipment (computers, stereos, radios, speakers, games, etc.) must be in the original carton with the original styrofoam packing. Suitcases should be in a carton. Trunks need not be boxed but must be locked. Do not fill large cartons with books, as they will weigh more than 70 lbs. There are a limited number of cartons available free of charge at the Recycling Center located down the hill on Route 125.
We can ship International. If you bring in your packages we can let you know what carrier would be most cost effective, (UPS, DHL or USPS).