Postal Services

University Post Office (UPO)


The University Post Office (UPO) offers a wide range of mailing and fulfillment services for the Howard University community including: Priority Mail, Express Mail, Certified, Registered and Insured mail and stamps. Thanks to discounted bulk mail postage rates, we are able to provide substantial savings to our customers. We will consult with you to determine the best and most effective method to distribute your mailings efficiently and affordably.

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- Howard University Partners with UPS

Howard University is proud to announce our new relationship with UPS, the world's largest package delivery company. With the combined efforts of the University Post Office and UPS, the university will experience excellence in global service and on-time delivery reliability. 

This new relationship provides discounted shipping rates for campus departments and personal shipping needs. To take advantage of the new discounted shipping rates visit or contact the University Post Office (UPO).

Coming Soon - The UPS CampusShip Portal will be available to the Howard University community for campus departments and other customers.  


Contact Us

Mordecai Johnson Building
(A Building – Ground Floor)
2400 6th Street NW, Suite G-22
Washington, DC 20059

202-806-2009 main number
202-806-7251 fax number

Business Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Mail Services are available until 4:30 p.m. Pick-up ends at 5:00 p.m.

We accept the following methods of payment:

  • Bison Bucks
  • Cash