Uptown Location

Visit Us:
105 Bruff Commons
31 McAlister Drive

Contact Us:
(504) 865-5709

Normal Uptown Mail Hours:
Monday to Friday
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Special Hours


Health Sciences Location

Visit Us:
802 Tidewater
1440 Canal Street

Contact Us:
(504) 988-5299

Health Sciences Mail Hours:
Monday to Friday
8:30AM - 4:30PM


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All departments, faculty, staff and residential students are served by Tulane University's Mail Services. The uptown and Health Sciences campuses have centrally located mail centers to coordinate and provide services specific to each campus.



Incoming (New) Student Mailbox Assignments

Mailbox assignments and instructions for shipping items to Tulane will be mailed out the week of August 1. New students will receive both a physical packet via USPS and an email version sent to the student's Tulane email address. If you have not received your packet by August 7, 2017, please contact us at

Early Arrivals

Students participating in one of the Explore programs will be getting a customized packet with special instructions for early arrival shipping. This should arrive by August 28, 2017.

Sharp and Monroe residents

Residents of Sharp and Monroe residents halls are invited to participate in a pilot program to pre-deliver a limited number of your packages shipped from home into your residence hall room. The first 300 students from Sharp Hall and the first 300 students from Monroe Hall who register will receive a special packet sent via USPS to your home address, and a copy will be emailed to your Tulane email address. You should receive those materials prior to August 4.

To register, please click here to complete the registration form.

The deadline to register for this pilot program is Noon CST, Monday, July 24, 2017.

Returning Students Mailbox activation

Mail Forwarding will end on 8/4/17. Returning students who completed their mailbox renewal will have service reactivated at that time.

Returning students will receive an email move in packet confirming that your mailbox is active.

If you are not returning to campus for the fall semester, click here to complete a mail forwarding form.

Summer Mail Services

If you are living on campus for the summer and wish to have mail & package service, you must register with Mail Services. If you have not done so you will need to email to have your mailbox re-activated for the summer.

If you are new to campus as either a temporary or permanent resident or if you returning after an absence you will need to apply for a mailbox.

Please complete a Mailbox Application form:

You will be contacted shortly after with your official mailing address and instructions.

Summer Mail Forwarding

Mail Services will forward all USPS first class mail and packages all summer until the first week of August. If you have not submitted a forwarding address or if you need to update the address please complete a mail forwarding form:


Mail Services Uptown 105 Bruff Commons (504)865-5709 | Mail Services HSC 802 Tidewater (504)988-5299