United States Postal Service (USPS)

Postage purchases (stamps and/or meter):

  • First class mail
  • Express mail (US & International)
  • Special services (certified, registered, insured, return receipt, etc.)

Most necessary forms by the USPS are available at the Mail Center upon request.

Mail to be metered must be at the Mail Center by 1:30pm.

USPS Current Information
National Postal Museum

United Parcel Service (UPS)

Daily pick up services from the Mail Center (US packages and letters, International letters only) must be at the Mail Center no later than 1:30 p.m.

  • Ground service
  • Three day select service
  • Second day air service (guaranteed)
  • Next day air service (guaranteed)
  • Insurance available

UPS Home Page

Federal Express (FedEx)

Daily pick up services from the Mail Center (US & International) must be at the Mail Center no later than 12:00 p.m.

  • Priority next day (guarantee 10:30 a.m. delivery)
  • Standard next day (guarantee 3:30 p.m. delivery)
  • Economy two day

Please note, FedEx may release residential deliveries without a signature.

If a customer requests a signature required, there will be an additional charge of $2.

FedEx Home Page


The Mail Center only provides mailboxes for CAS students and people living in campus housing.  If you are a staff member or grad student that would like to receive personal packages at the Salem campus of the University, please contact the Mail Center.  We can set up a delivery address for you to ship to and we request that you pick up any personal packages at the Mail Center.

Mail Center Window Hours

  • Monday through Friday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (package pickup only) 
    • Closed Saturdays during the Summer Break

The Mail Center provides a full-service window. We sell stamps and postage, and provide shipping services with UPS and a variety of services through the US Post Office.

A Mail Collection Box for outgoing mail is located next to the Service Window; mail leaves campus to the US Post Office at 2:45 p.m. promptly Monday through Friday.

Willamette University

Mail Center

Putnam University Center, First Floor
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.

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