Office of the Provost

Mailing Services

University Mailing Services, located at 400 North Lexington Avenue, is responsible for processing all incoming and outgoing University mail. Several of the mail preparation functions provided include addressing, inserting, metering and sorting, according to United States Postal Service regulations. If you have bulk mail, call Mailing Services at 412-244-7050. All outgoing mail must be accompanied by the Mailing Request Form 0007.

For additional information, refer to University Policy 10-01-02, University Mail, telephone 412-244-7050, or fax 412-244-7070.

Packages Plus

Packages Plus, located in Tower B of the Litchfield Towers, is the place for low-cost, high-quality personal mailing services at the University. Services include: packing, wrapping supplies, shipment by UPS, U.S. Mail, and Federal Express of personal mailings. Packages Plus also provides stamps, post cards, fax services and copies. For additional information, telephone 412-624-4883 or fax 412-624-4884.

Express Mail

The Express Mail Office is located at 3525 Forbes Avenue (Forbes Pavilion) and is responsible for processing domestic and international air delivery needs for same day, next day and second day air service to the 50 states and Puerto Rico.

The Express Mail Office is designed to offer the University community an efficient, cost-effective, customer-oriented express mail service to faculty, staff and students. All express mail must be identified by the shipper's name, address and a valid 32-digit University account number. In order for the University to utilize the express mail service, pre-printed air bills must be used. These air bills are free of charge and must be ordered through the Express Mail Office. Send a faxed memo, identifying your name, department name, street address, zipcode and, most importantly, include a valid 32-digit University account number.

For additional information, refer to University Policy 10-01-02, University Mail, telephone 412-624-3127 or fax 412-624-8616.