Mail Delivery Schedule

Pick-Up and Delivery

Logistics and Distribution Services picks up and delivers mail in the afternoon between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. to University departments and offices on the Washington Square campus. Couriers make regularly scheduled deliveries to off-campus University locations once daily.

Incoming mail is picked up daily from three area U.S. Post Offices. All mail received from the USPS is delivered on the same day.

If you should miss the last pick-up of the day, you may bring your mail to the Logistics and Distribution Services Customer Service window at 547 LaGuardia Place Monday through Friday until 4:30 p.m.

If you are not familiar with the approximate time and location of mail pick-up and delivery for your department, contact Logistics and Distribution Services at 212.998.1010 (x8.1010) for specific information.

Turnaround Time

Your outgoing mail is processed and delivered as follows:*

Washington Square Campus Interoffice Mail Within one business day.
First Class Mail Processed same day if received by 4:00 p.m.
Non-First Class Letter Processed same day if received by 4:00 p.m
Special Services Mail (Registered, Certified, etc.) Processed same day if received by 3:00 p.m.
Overnight Mail/UPS Click here for Overnight Mail information.
USPS Express Logistics and Distribution Services All mail using P.O. Box addresses must go US Postal Express Mail Service.

*Exception: Weather conditions and USPS holiday schedules will affect mail delivery schedules.