Mail Services plays a vital role in the Bucknell community. It is our primary responsibility to gather and distribute campus mail, receive and distribute incoming US mail, and deliver prepared outgoing US mail to the United States Postal Service.

Mail Services Facts

  • All campus mail is sorted into 89 departmental slots.
  • Campus mail is handled by only 3 couriers.
  • Mail is delivered throughout campus to 30 locations in the morning and 34 locations in the afternoon.
  • The Mailroom receives over 12,800 pieces of mail each week from the United States Postal Service.
  • Mail Services handles thousands of pieces of intercampus mail.

Types of Mailings

Metered Mail
Most of the correspondence leaving the University is metered mail.

Stamped Mail
Where to buy stamps on campus

Bulk Mail
The one-stop approach of Publications, Print & Mail provides you with the ease of having your job printed and mailed from the same source.

International Mail
Helpful suggestions and formatting tips for sending international mail from campus

LC Post Office

A full-service United States Postal Station is located on the lower level of the Elaine Langone Center in the student hearth space.

Services available include the sale of postage stamps and postal money orders, the availability of postal insurance, registered mail service, express mail service and package shipping.

Fall and Spring Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Summer Hours: M-F 8:15 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Phone: 570.577.3394

Sending Campus Mail

Did you ...

Use recipient's first and last name?

Write legibly?

Include department name?

Use campus delivery address?

Put outgoing mail in proper place?

Allow sufficient time for large mailings to be received and responded to?

Date mail with the date your mailing is sent, not written?

Online Resources

Use the links below to track packages from major carriers, find United States zip codes, and determine current postage rates.

Sending Mail Off Campus

Did you ...

Seal your envelope?

Place the "To" address in the correct location?

Use the correct postage amount?

Use your return address, including Campus Box or Department Name and ZIP code?


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