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Postal News Updates December 2013

Mail Services provides the following up to date postal information supplied by Pitney Bowes Inc., UPS and the USPS.

January 2012 Postage Increase

On January 22, 2012, most prices for Postal Services with the USPS have changed. These adjustments will include, but not be limited to First-Class Mail, Package Services, Extra Services, and International Mail. For more information on these new postal rates, and a thorough breakdown of the classes and types of mail affected, please follow the provided links on our website or call Mail Services at (631) 632-6231.

University Post Office Information

Mail Services would like to advise the campus community that on December 15, 2011 the University Post Office located in the Student Activities Center will cease operations.

The following is being provided as alternatives to services and supplies previously provided by the USPS branch.

  • Campus Residences will provide mailing services for Parcels, Priority, Express and First Class accountable mail. These services will be available in the Irving Residential Mailroom, which is located in Mendelsohn Quad from 9:00 AM 3:00 PM Monday through Friday. Call (631) 632-4746 for more general information. Payment can be made by campus card and credit card. Campus Residences will provide these services for Students, Faculty, and Staff.

  • Post Office boxes will be moved to a new location in the Library. All unit numbers will remain the same for current occupants. Please note: Access points may not be in the same location on the units, pay close attention to PO Box numbers. Box holders will not require new keys.

  • First class stamps will be available at the Barnes and Noble Bookstore located in the Melville Library basement. Normal business hours are Monday Thursday from 8:15 AM 6:00 PM, and Friday 8:15 AM 4:00 PM and Saturday from noon to 4:00 PM. Call (631) 632-6550 for more general information.

  • The Seawolves MarketPlace will sell books of U.S. Post Office first-class stamps and individual international stamps at the service counter at the store entrance near the SAC Food Court, Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM 5:00 PM. Payment may be made by cash, Campus Cash, and credit cards.

  • For additional overnight service, Federal Express is located in the Melville Library basement. Normal business hours are Monday through Thursday 9:00 AM 5:00 PM and Friday 9:00 AM 4:00 PM. Call (631) 632-1831 for price and general information.

Bus service on campus: Suffolk County Bus Transit S60 provides transportation and bus stop to the East Setauket Post Office. For more information on bus schedules, visit www.sct-bus.org.

During intersession, the University Post Office will officially close and perform inventory. The Division of Campus Residences will perform the necessary steps and procedures during the holiday break of December 19, 2011 through December 30, 2011, and starting January 3, 2012, will begin to service the Campus Community by continuing with the hours of 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Tuesdays and Thursday only. Normal business hours will resume when classes are back in session on January 23, 2012.

The Mail Services will continue to service the Campus Community for all their other mailing needs via the recharge system. If there are any questions or concerns, please contact us at (631) 632-6231.

Thank you.

New Mail Services Schedule

The following table contains the new mail schedule as of September 27, 2010. Please review to see when your mail delivery and pick-up will take place on a daily basis.

Location Services
Administration Building X
Ambulatory Surgery Center X
Attorney General X
Basic Science Tower (BST) X
Bioengineering Building X
Bus Trailer X
Campus Dining X
Campus Residences X
Cancer and Imaging Center X
Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) X
Centers for Molecular Medicine (CMM) X
Central Services Building X
Chapin Apartments X
Charles B. Wang Center X
Chemistry Building X
Child Care Center X
Clinical Sciences Tower (CST) Floors 1, 2, 8, 9, 10 X
Clinical Sciences Tower (CST) Floors 3, 4, 5, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 X
Computer Science Building X
Computing Center X
Coram Health Center X
Earth and Space Sciences Building X
Educational Communications Center (ECC) X
Engineering X
Frank Melville Jr. Memorial Library X
Harriman Hall X
Heavy Engineering X
HSC Power Plant X
Humanities Building X
Indoor Sports Complex X
Javits Lecture Center X
Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium X
Life Sciences Building X
Light Engineering X
Long Island State Veterans Home X
Mathematics Building X
Old Chemistry Building X
Physics Building X
Point of Woods X
Psychology Buildings A and B X
Research and Support Services (RSS) X
Roosevelt Quad Mailroom X
South Campus X
Staller Center for the Arts X
Stony Brook Union X
Stores Warehouse X
Student Activities Center X
Student Health Center X
Tech Park X
University Hospital X
Ward Melville Social and Behavioral Sciences Building X
West Campus Service Building X

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