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-International packages
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-Prices for sending domestic packages, letters, etc.
-Prices for international letters
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International and Express Shipping

Express Mail

The vendors listed below are the express mail services available through the Mail Center. These vary somewhat by price, weight and time of delivery, so you may wish to compare before choosing. Generally cost is listed in order from least to most expensive.

  • USPS Priority mail (2-3 days 85% of the time)
  • USPS Express Mail (95% overnight-depends on zip code)
  • UPS 3 Day Select
  • UPS Second Day Air
  • UPS Next Day Air
  • Federal Express 2 Day Delivery
  • Federal Express Standard (Next Day PM Delivery)
  • Federal Express Priority (Next Day AM Delivery)

International Service

These vendors provide international services, express and standard, through the Mail Center. Each vary in price and in most cases, we will be unable to give you an exact price of shipment due to the variances of cost through customs which cannot be estimated. For this reason, only USPS international Services can be paid with cash. All other services are available via account only.

  • Federal Express International
  • USPS Air Mail(1-2 Week Delivery)
    • Global Priority (4 lb limit, delivers in 4-6 days)
    • Global Express(2-3 Day delivery)

*International envelopes are different than domestic envelopes.