Mail Services

Howard University Mail Services processes all letter mail and packages for delivery to University Departments and Residence Halls.

We deliver all letter mail, packages, and inter-departmental campus mail once daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding University holidays*.

Mail Services provides outbound mail services for Faculty and Staff, such as bulk mail.

We also provide retail services for USPS and UPS at our main mail center for the entire Howard University Community.

The retail window is open Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location, Hours, Contact Information

For departmental drop-offs, approved package pickups, and mailing/shipping needs, please visit our location in the Service Center.

2244 10th St NW
Suite B-52 (Basement)
Washington, D.C. 20059

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (Retail mail service ends at 5 p.m.)
Closed from 1:00-2:00 p.m. daily for lunch
*University holidays and closures may affect these hours

Student Mail

For inquires, comments, or concerns please contact Residence life at (202) 806- 6131 or

Faculty & Staff

For inquires, comments, or concerns please contact Mail Services at (202) 806-1211 or

*Delivery and operation times may vary during inclement weather and around holidays or University breaks.