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University Mail Services (UMS) provides the community of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with efficient processing and distribution of written communication, reliable, and cost-effective mail service that is efficiently integrated with the U.S. Postal Service. UMS is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and operates out of the Bioinformatics Building.

Mail Pickup and Drop-off Times

The Mail Service Center is open for drop-offs and pickups from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. If you need to stop by in the afternoon, please arrive by 2:45 p.m. to ensure that we have time to fulfill your request.

Student mail and packages are processed by Carolina Housing.


Temporary USPS Rate Increase Effective Oct. 3, 2021

September 24, 2021

The temporary rate increase will affect Priority Mail, Priority Mail Express, First Class packages, Parcel Return Services and retail prices.

Categories: Auxiliary Services News, University Mail Services News

University Mail Services Informational Flyer: International Mail

June 2, 2021

The next topic in a series of informational flyers from University Mail Services is International Mail. Learn about customs forms, first class international mail and priority mail international.

Categories: University Mail Services News